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It’s Complicated   Why is our love so complicated?  That’s not the way it should be I try reaching out to you but you’re coldly indifferent to me You turn down my tentative offers with arrogant scorn When all I really want is for you to give your love in return   Why are you avoiding my eyes? That’s not the way it should be I keep sending you signals but you won’t even look at me You shun any advances I make without even considering That all I really want is for you to accept the love I’m giving...

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Everybody is loyal to the month of their birth and that month will always be the best month for them.  As a March born Pisces Queen, I stand guilty of claiming this month as the Best Month ever!  After the 31st I will allow other months to claim their superiority.  Have you noticed that all 365 days of the year seem to be a National Day for something?  Well March is no exception.  For the next 31 days there will be Days such as National Grammar Day, National Dress in Blue Day, National Jewel Day and National Prom Day, to name a few.  But here at Alliouagana Pearl we are focusing on Celebrating Women and Heritage for this Marvellous Month of March.

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Resolution vs Revolution It’s that time when we step into a new year with well-meaning resolutions to do better and be better.  The first day of a new year and the time we make resolutions.  After the year that 2020 turned out to be I am sure many of us are tentative to make any resolutions for 2021.  One meaning of a ‘Resolution’ “is a firm decision to do or not to do something”. So, the only resolution some of us might make is not to make any resolutions.  This year why not go a step further and create your...

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Nostalgia as described by the Merriam Webster dictionary is the state of being homesick. 2 : a wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for return to or of some past period or irrecoverable condition When you're overcome by nostalgia one of the things you feel is the need to see and touch items that help to recreate some of those memories.  We live in a world that is all about technology and this virtual mode is how we save memories now.  But are you one of those people who have hundreds or even thousands of images on a "cloud" somewhere but...

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Nostalgia can overtake you just by seeing a picture, hearing a song or seeing an old friend.  Sometimes it is stronger at special times of the year, like birthdays and holiday seasons like Christmas. For some especially at Christmas.  Caribbean people living outside of the Caribbean become nostalgic at Christmas. It's a time we remember traditions such as music, cultural figures, food and special events.  We get homesick for these things and want them to be in our lives.  So we try to create these memories wherever we are in the world.   Words By Alliouagana Pearl has created the Tamarind...

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