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Enjoy each of life’s moments
Climb slowly, steadily, enjoying each passing moment; and the view from the summit will serve as a fitting climax for the journey.
— Harold V Melchert

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Try something new

The face of Joanne Kilgour Dowdy is one many people grew up seeing on television. Whether it was on the local soap opera, Who the Cap Fits, or in advertisements, her smile was one that was hard to miss...

Profile

Zorida Ali Hassam beats the odds

What would you do if you were told you had six months to live? Zorida Ali Hassam decided to go back to school when faced with the doctors’ grim news. That was 11 years ago...

Professor tells the tale of black women

Readers of the Quilt, the fourth book by T&T-born, US professor Joanne Kilgour Dowdy, has been nominated by the 2006 National Reading Conference (NRC) committee for the Edward Fry Book Award...

Dancehall to spread gospel

The notoriety of female dancehall artistes is well known in the international music industry. Scantily-clad women, performing near-impossible dance moves and spouting sexually charged...

Ama steps into independence

A triumphant Ama Williams walked into the offices of the Trinidad Guardian in Port-of-Spain for her interview with WomanWise, still savouring the sweetness of her latest step towards independence....

Get suited up again

Suit Me Up, the signature fund-raiser of the Association for Female Executives of T&T (Afett), is back again...

 
Commentary

Share what bugs in bed

Sex is supposed to be a pleasurable act shared between couples. But, sex can also be downright irritating too, we learnt this week...

Contouring, strike balance, add definition

It is one of the oldest tricks in make-up, yet contouring is the one of the most left out steps in applying every-day make-up...

Remedial education

They’ve taken all the remedial teachers out of the East-West corridor,” said my teacher friend. “At least from our school...

Looking at home ownership?

For many of us, home ownership is the ultimate goal, ranked among the things we value for financial security. In a climate of escalating interest rates and construction costs, however, can this dream possibly be attained...

Coping with crises

Crises of one sort or another enter our lives. Some of them simply hit us, hard. Others knock us down, turning our lives upside down...

Nourish our elderly...body and soul

Ageing has much to do with a person’s state of mind. Our attitude towards life can be a reflection of how we lived when we were younger...
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