A Trip Well Made: for A.N., Karl and William Seymour

Barbadian spoken-word artist Adrian Green: following in the tradition of pioneering Bajan writers A.N. Forde, W.S. Arthur and Karl Sealy.  Photo Copyright © by Fresh Milk Barbados 2013.

 

WINNING WORDS: Tameisha's Lesson (Excerpt)

 

Chapter Two
School Life

“Anna Puckering?”

“Present.”

“Danika Reece?”

“Here.”

“Tameisha Rouse?...  Tameisha Rouse?”

“She isn’t here yet, ma’am.”

“This is only the first day of the week,” Miss Jones said in annoyance. “Nearest to the church, always late for chapel.”