how I see things

The Penny Section of modern Dancehall

It is no secret that music has a profound effect on the mental state of a person. We experience it every day when we play music to lift our spirits, for motivation when working out or doing chores and even to help us connect with other feelings such as sadness or a broken heart

how I see things

Self-hatred, colourism and bleaching in Jamaica!

It seems that Jamaica has become some kind of poster child for bleaching since a few years ago when that video/documentary came out with a woman wrapping her body in saran wrap and explaining the process of bleaching. Since then, more Caucasians have come out to Jamaica to explore the idea of skin bleaching and now… Continue reading Self-hatred, colourism and bleaching in Jamaica!