People Archive


“A lot of people have been asking me since when I’ve been writing. Well, I have been writing since I was 9 years old. I have always written. If you look into copies of the Voice Newspaper of 30 to 40 years ago, you will find poems by little Dawn French. What is new to


“My farm is in Venus, Millet. I grow quite a bit of produce like the ginger (jenjamn) and turmeric (tjitjima) that you can see here. The area is snake infested; we kill snakes (sèpan) and boa constrictors (tèt chyen) on a regular basis. Thank God for my ‘tosh’. I always keep one near by to


“I was born in the late 40’s in Marchand. Back then, Marchand was the place to live. Marchand was a lovely place. I remember playing cricket and football and being around the late Mindoo Phillip. My friends and I would eat mangoes and coconuts like there was no tomorrow. Unfortunately, those days are gone and


“Growing up, I used to be very quiet and reserved. I would head home to my books and stayed in my little circle every day after school.   Bubbly was not a part of me. I probably got this reserved trait from my dad, for he is very reserved himself. However, in my late teens


“I came here today, as I normally do on Sundays, to worship and find Jesus. This church and the mass help keep me on the right path. God has loved me like no one else has and therefore, I try to do the little He asks of me.” “I was baptised right here at this


“A number of persons have asked me to take my picture.  Tell me what you are doing with it and then you can take it.”

Pixie Blossom

“I love going out.  You can call me a party animal.  I was fourteen when I used to sneak out (mawon) the house to go to parties.  My mother has come to collect me at parties several times too.  I was a very out going, music loving, party kid.  I think that I turned out


  “I am a banker but I am also a musician.  Currently, I am working on a music video for a single that I plan to release in December.  My genre of choice is alternative rock, like Creed.  So far the reception has been good by persons who have heard my music.  In fact, a