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Ode to Calabash

By Ingrid Persaud  

My lover-lover, Calabash, she has come back from the dead and my heart glad. I didn’t see her last year after ten, faithful years since 2000 and truth is I thought she gone forever.

Producer Justine Henzell, poet Kwame Dawes and novelist Colin Channer, keep her free but that freeness is expensive. They say that hard cash not easy to find in these hard times for Jamaica, land of…

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