Power Came, Tears Flowed

Power Came, Tears Flowed

This one woman was screaming her guts out, another was cheering, and dancing and a small crowd gathered to witness household after household receive power. It had been nearly 6 months since most us turned on a light switch – it was a moment for […]

For the Love of Bouyon

For the Love of Bouyon

I just want to take this moment to say: I am so grateful that bouyon artistes have finally moved past ‘producing songs’ by speeding up five words from a popular international tune and looping that under a bouyon ‘riddim’. Truthfully, aside from the pioneers, and […]

When Nudes Leak

When Nudes Leak

The obsession with nudity and the details of the consensual sexual exploits of perfect strangers, I find, disturbing. With each release of nudes and amateur pornography, often without the permission of the local “talents” therein, social media erupts, and scores of individuals all but salivate […]

My Best Friend Has Lupus, and We’re Actually Better People Because of It

My Best Friend Has Lupus, and We’re Actually Better People Because of It

Part 1 (Vynliz) In 2015 when my best friend was diagnosed with Lupus, I kind of lost it. At the time, we were both fresh out of college, 19-years-old, healthy and on our way to bigger and better things. But everything started going downhill after […]