Sound the Abeng! Health and wellness are central focuses of the Maroon lifestyle. Once you understand that, you will have a greater appreciation of who they are. Shawnafi Dynesen is one Maroon who spends her life representing natural healing taught by her elders. Enjoy our ‘Reasoning’.
We recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Abishai Hoilett of Bebble Rock Music and JARIA’s Reggae Month Committee. Abishai is an intelligent young man who represents a positive future for our culture. It’s always a pleasure to take part in Edutainment. Passing on knowledge is a great gift.
Motivation to be the best person that society would be happy with might end you in an asylum. Try being the best version of yourself first. Impress yourself with just how good you are at being you. When we turn the spotlight on ourselves, we need to know that we are happy with who is there. Dwayne Extol lives this reality every day of his life. Find out why.
“Never let your problems get you down. You got to stay focused and know your ground.” These are pointed words to the fighters in our society who will take every opportunity to grow. Shelliann Darby is a strong mother who lives this, and her son Dominic represents the mindset.
The inspiring life story of Darian Bryan is one to watch and get to know. It screams the need for us all to pick a profession and make it our focus, no matter how many obstacles are in your path. Each block should represent a stepping stone. Darian is an example of this fact, and we salute him.
Anyone who knows Bishop Dr Damian Ffriend can attest to his hardworking and happy personality. He is a confident powerhouse who is well known for his charisma. Ever notice how some people just naturally seem to shine and make others happy? Just by walking into a room they become the centre of attraction. Everyone wants to be around them. This is Dr Damian Ffriend!
Check out this article and video to learn more about this highly accomplished gentleman.
The art of storytelling is a serious one for Jamaicans. Gabrielle Blackwood is a master of it, so we celebrate her today. Let’s get behind this powerhouse and support her efforts to create Jamaican stories that represent us so well.
Yorkali Walters is a powerhouse of a person who concentrates on changing his clients’ lives by giving his all. He is dedicated to impacting peoples lives positively and looks forward to joining the long line of great thinkers and doers born in Jamaica.
Being the first person of colour to command the Military Sealift Command Atlantic is a great accomplishment for Captain Janice Smith who hails from Morris Hall in St. Catherine, Jamaica.
The salt of the earth adequately describes Mr Anthony O’Reilly. His presence on our little island causes the world to stand balanced. His effort to impact other peoples lives positively has left indelible marks on the hearts of many. He and his wife Loreen are constantly following the calling from the almighty.