Author Archives: Kadiene Duncanson

Beautiful In Time

All over the island stands our national tree the lignum-vitae, known as ironwood for its strength; emblematic of the tenacity of a people. This time of year, it is a sheer delight to witness the site of lignum-vitae trees almost enshrouded in yellow Sulphur butterflies in their frenzied mating ritual. One afternoon as I savored […]

The Undoing

Good Friday

Broken Ripped to shreds! Pursuit of virtue lies wasted, A dream as good as dead   She who I desire to be is not the one I see through tear filled eyes reviewing my history The war of worlds inside me so real I lay exhausted, counting new battle scars before old ones heal Sick […]

Good Friday

Broken Ripped to shreds! Pursuit of virtue lies wasted, A dream as good as dead She who I desired to be is not the one I see through tear filled eyes reviewing my history The war of worlds inside me so real I lay exhausted counting new battle scars before old ones heal Sick to […]

Enticed by promises of a grand time we arrive at these soirees primped, preened eager to delight our senses.

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I simply wish to challenge us not to allow an area of perceived lack to be the rudder that charts our entire course at whatever the cost.

Second

SECOND Second hand Second place Second class Second best Second hand that’s what I’ll be to the one who’ll come to set My heart, Soul Mind His body free Not bright and shiny Like a penny new Or a blade of grass after night sends its dew I was impatient you see Thought it wouldn’t […]