Celebrating Guyanese Ritual, History and Memory: A Triple Book Launch at Moray House


By Dr Michelle Asantewa I didn’t set out to write books. I wanted to read and publish. But at some point I was inspired when I read Toni Morrison saying ‘if there is a book you want to read but it has not been written yet, you must be the one to write it.’ After I’d made up my mind to self-publish, swallowing the sensation of ego tripping and self-aggrandisement, there were some possibilities to be published by others.

Janet Craig

Dracena deremensis commonly called Janet Craig originated from Tropical Africa. Dracena Janet Craig is a greener version to Dracena fragrans commonly called Corn Plant and they are related to each other.

Variable Chachalaca

Bird Watchers’ Corner

A Variable Chachalaca (Ortalis motmot) foraging jamun berries near a lake in Linden. (Photo by Kester Clarke/www.kesterclarke.net)

The Variable Chachalaca, formerly Little Chachalaca, is often found near clearings and forest patches with dense undergrowth where it feeds on fruit and berries both on the ground and in the trees.

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