Happy Emancipation Day, Bahamas!

Today is Emancipation Day across The Bahamas. Not only is it a public holiday, but it is also a day of reflection for me and so many other Bahamians, who no doubt will pause to remember their ancestors who were once slaves.

On August 1, 1834 , slavery was abolishe Read More

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Local Artist Pays Tribute To Stan Burnside

A local artist and illustrator has paid the ultimate tribute to one of his heroes, Stan Burnside.

The iconic political cartoonist recently retired from The Nassau Guardian after 40 years in the business.

Burnside, whose popular Sideburns cartoon perfectly Read More

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Sideburns: The End Of An Era

After 40 years in the business, legendary political cartoonist, Stan Burnside officially stepped away from his drawing table today.

The final iconic cartoon, “Sideburns”, which is simply an inversion of his last name, became a household name as it often Read More

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Happy Birthday To One Of My Besties

I am wishing a special happy birthday to one of my best friends in the whole wide world, Shawn Gordon.

He and I grew up together and he has been not only a friend, but a brother to me over the years. This man knows me and I know him.

Even though he now Read More

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