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What to do when an earthquake strikes? [ARCHIVED]

What to do when an earthquake strikes? Since there were recently about 2 earthquakes in the Caribbean, let me help spread the word about some reliable information on earthquakes. If you didn’t know anything or much on earthquakes, I hope this news post gave you some form of help.  First of all let me give you a brief definition of an earthquake. What is an earthquake? Shaking and vibration at…
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Barbados Calypso Music Video - Girls Gone Wild, Can’t Wait - Lil Rick [ARCHIVED]

Barbados Calypso Music Video – Girls Gone Wild, Can’t Wait – Lil Rick Girls Gone Wild The guy that dominates Crop Over every year Lil Rick, latest music video “Girls Gone Wild”. Loads of people like this one already. They showed the making of this video on the local TV station here and everyone looked tired from filming, but in the end as you can see now the music video looks…
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Earthquake off Dominica (Today) [ARCHIVED]

Yes this is true; there was another earthquake today, right here in the Caribbean, but this time, in only one island. The earthquake was off Dominica. As Soon I find more information ill, post more. Earthquake Details below: Magnitude 5.4 Date & Time ·Wednesday, December 05, 2007 at 12:11:23 UTC ·Wednesday, December 05, 2007 at 08:11:23 AM at epicenter (Barbados Time) Location: 15.041°N…
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Barbados Independence Day (41 Years of Independence) [ARCHIVED]

Today it’s the celebration of Barbados 41 years of Independence. November 30th is celebrated as Independence Day and is a national holiday in Barbados. The day begins with an elaborate and impressive parade and ceremony at the Garrison Savannah. I am sorry for not going there and get some photos.  However, celebrations ran throughout November and included sports competitions, fairs, community…
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Barbados National Anthem

Barbados National Anthem Mr. C. Van Roland Edwards, physically challenged by partial blindness, composed the music for the National Anthem, for which the lyrics were written by Mr. Irving Burgie, a renowned Barbadian/American composer. The National Anthem In plenty and in time of need When this fair land was young Our brave forefathers sowed the seed From which our pride is sprung, A pride that…
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Barbados National Pledge and National Flower [ARCHIVED]

The National Pledge I Pledge allegiance to my country Barbados and to my Flag, To uphold and defend their honour, And by my living, to do credit to my nation, Wherever I go. The National Flower The National Flower of Barbados, known in Barbados since 1657, is the Pride of Barbados (Dwarf Poinciana or Flower Fence). It is a shrub and is often pruned into a low hedge. If untrimmed, it grows to a…
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Coleridge & Parry Secondary School Independence Show 2007 [ARCHIVED]

Coleridge & Parry Secondary School Independence Show 2007 Yesterday was a great day, the only major incident was that 45 second affect of an earthquake here in Barbados. (For full info on that read news post above.) Coleridge & Parry, the school which I still currently attend had its annual Independence show yesterday, celebrating Barbados 41 years of Independence, there were some old…
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Major earthquake ( 7.3 ) hits Caribbean Islands. Felt in Barbados, Dominica, Martinique, T&T and more [ARCHIVED]

Today was one of the scariest days of my 16 and 10 months years of life. We here in Barbados felt 45 seconds of an affect on an earthquake 14 miles from Martinique. I was at school when all tragic natural cause happened. Me and some friends were there just taking some photos from the independence show we had today with my camera, then all of a sudden I felt my self shaking to the left and right, I…
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Fiction Story: "Report Card" (Written By Me) [ARCHIVED]

Well, I normally don’t write stories for “fun”, but I wrote this one a while ago when I was practicing writing essays for my English Caribbean Examination Council Exam (CXC). Of course in the end, I ended up, passing the English CXC :).  I still haven’t finish writing all of this short story. Where you see “…to be continued” is where I stopped last time. I will finish writing…
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