Men is stupid creatures, you know. Anyone ask, tell them La-La say that . . .
Marlon and Shawn spend every Saturday of their retirement fishing together out on Runaway Bay . . .
FREE E-BOOK: Download Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean for FREE through Tuesday, January 26!
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To celebrate the release of his new novel The Angels’ Share, today we’re pleased to feature author Garfield Ellis’s story from Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean.
To celebrate the release of Coming Up Hot: Eight New Poets from the Caribbean, today we’re pleased to give you a look at the book’s preface, written by Kwame Dawes.
The lunch bell begins to ring, so we say our prayers, chewing the words up in our mouths with half-open eyes as we watch our teacher, leather belt in hand . . .
We scampered across the assembly hall to peep out of the wooden louvered windows of our primary school, hoping to catch a glimpse of the parents as the cars pulled up across the street at the porte cochere of the Members Club to deposit their passengers . . .
Freddy scowls when I shine my flashlight in his face. His gold tooth glints in the gloom . . .
You might be interested in:
- Not for Everyday Use
- San Juan Noir (Puerto Rico)
- The Night of the Rambler
- The Angels’ Share
- The Tower of the Antilles
- Coming Up Hot: Eight New Poets from the Caribbean
- Hadriana in All My Dreams
- Montague Kobbé Digit
- Mr. Loverman
- Kingston Noir (Jamaica)
- Prospero’s Daughter
- As Flies to Whatless Boys
- Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean
- New Worlds, Old Ways: Speculative Tales from the Caribbean
- Trinidad Noir: The Classics
- On the Way Back
- I Am a Promise
- Moving Forward Sideways Like a Crab
- A Tall History of Sugar
- Even in Paradise