Youth Archive


“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

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


“I am considering getting married but my friends and family are telling me that I should hold back because I am young.  However, I believe that if someone is mature enough to have sex then he/she should do it the biblical way through marriage.  I don’t want to live in sin or have any kids out of wedlock


“I don’t like my natural hair.  It’s not beautiful and so I almost always have it covered and would never leave the house without my weave.  However, I recently took my weave out so that I can re-do it for my birthday in October.  Ironically, since my weave is out, I have gotten so many

Kalif the Poet

We met Kalif, a young budding poet on the streets of Castries. He offered the following poem entitled ‘Love Enough’. Hope that you enjoy. Thanks to Benjamin Thomassin of Presh Production who permit us to use his studio for this photograph. Love Enough If you see my heart beat on the line, In the heat


“Growing up, I was very rude.  I gave my mother a really hard time. I did certain things that I regretted but I guess that I learnt a lesson at the end of the day.  I have changed though.  It was roughly 2 years ago when I realised that the life I was living was


“I am headed to Serenity Park to have my usual lunch date with a special friend named Sharna. It’s usually a triple date; however there will be only two of us today. We’ve been having lunch together everyday for the longest while now. We go way back to 2004 where we became classmates in Form


“Goofing off with my friend after lessons.  She is in the background.”