Tag: Experiences

CARNIVAL 2019 – PART 2

Sunday – Chocolate Nation Mas I decided to play Sunday mas aka “dutty mas” with Chocolate Nation . I decided to play with them because my first love is Trini soca, they always have good DJs and they’re the only band to throw chocolate… Continue Reading “CARNIVAL 2019 – PART 2”

Birthday Princess

So I know I posted a think piece about my birthday, but I forgot to actually speak about my birthday. I’m not going to let my negative mind space cloud my perspective of my birthday. Especially when taking into consideration that nothing momentously bad… Continue Reading “Birthday Princess”

Grey – The Play

Grey is described as a “colourful, candid show exploring depression and black women’s mental health”. The brainchild of the incredibly talented Koko Brown, this masterpiece of a play is a coalesce of BSL (British Sign Language), spoken word and vocal looping. Koko’s plays a… Continue Reading “Grey – The Play”

Notting Hill Carnival

Carnival is my life and I literally spend 11 months of the year waiting for this weekend. For me carnival fever starts from the first pre-Trinidad carnival warm up playlist – all the way in February – and lasts to the end of summer. My… Continue Reading “Notting Hill Carnival”

Rotterdam Carnival

Friday I decided to “Ray Charles” the J’ouvert, conveniently called Stained because I don’t a stained outfit when I’m working with only hand luggage worth of clothes. So my Rotterdam carnival experience started on the Friday with the annual boat party ‘EXTASea’ at Parkhaven.… Continue Reading “Rotterdam Carnival”

Berlin Carnival

As a self-confessed Bacchanalist, attendance to international carnivals is paramount to fulfilling my best life. Don’t get me wrong I love Notting Hill Carnival, but sometimes fling up your batty on foreign “buddy”.  I have a chronic urge to soak it to Soca in… Continue Reading “Berlin Carnival”