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Constance with daughters Amoy, Ayeen and son Ian

The Dominica of my Childhood

When Hurricane Maria battered the lush, beautiful Caribbean island of Dominica on September 19th, 2017, everyone listening on the news to the strained voice of Roosevelt Skerrit, Dominica’s Prime Minister as he...
D. Joan Rhodes, 2018

The Ark of Life through the Eyes of D. Joan Rhodes

D. Joan Rhodes has pushed her life and career beyond all expectations for a black woman in America. With a successful family business under her belt, Joan continues to stride forward. After a career spanning de...
Aaron Harris

Aaron Harris’ – From Plantation to Professor

From humble beginnings on the plantations of Louisiana to a senior position in one of the most highly-respected historically black universities in the USA, Professor Aaron Harris’ story is as unconventional as ...
Father JeromeLe Doux

Father Jerome LeDoux – Wisdom Comes with Age

Father Jerome LeDoux has a good answer for any question. Give him time, and he’ll talk your ear off with a great story. Spend enough time with him, and you’ll get focused stories with reasoned insight on topics...
Jean Faure in 2017 Photos: Rinald Mamachev

Jean Faure – A Life less Ordinary

In this article, Kreol delves into the life and times of Jean Faure, whose career took him from the Seychelles to Uganda and Oman to carve out a living from the energy industry. As you would expect, his experie...
Fred Williamson at the Variety Creative Impact Awards And 10 Directors To Watch Brunch at the The Parker Hotel, Palm Springs, CA. Photo: Kathy Hutchins

Putting the Hammer Down with Fred Williamson

Fred Williamson is a noted actor, writer, producer, and former AFL football player from America. He has forged his own way in life, doing what he wants and learning what he needs along the way to make it happen...
Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt – My Luxuries

The just-retired Jamaican sprinter and hero Olympian, Usain Bolt, shares the luxuries he’d rather not live without. A conversation with the great athlete. What does luxury mean to you? For me, it means items ...
Walter Strickland

Walter Strickland – Crafting out Creole Cuisine

For several decades, Walter Strickland has kept Creole cuisine alive thanks to his two establishments, The Groovey Grill and Café 4212. Despite all the challenges, he has built them into successful enterprises ...