An Island Lady’s Guide to Storm Survival

Written by: Ginger   When you live on an island in the Caribbean, you no longer measure time according to the four seasons. For the most part, island weather stays consistent year-round: temperatures in the low 80s, mostly sunny, with … Continue reading

Jack of All Trades, Master of None

Written by: Christine G   I was raised on St. Croix and have spent most of my life here. I have survived not one, but two major hurricanes that have severely damaged my house. Out of necessity, I was forced … Continue reading

My Life on a Post-Apocalyptic Island

Written by: Chrissann   Closing time. Time for you to go out to the places you will be from.  Move it to the exits. I hope you have found a friend.  – Semisonic   It’s that time of the year … Continue reading

The Blanket Is Off.

Written by: Baldrick   Despite my desire to remain in the cool of winter, summer is most definitely here and with it comes oppressive heat and incessant sweating. It saddens me to remove and launder the blanket knowing that I … Continue reading