So the 2014 Calabash International Literary Festival came and went. I was for the first time a bum. That happens when you are exhausted. But even though I missed some readings and other activities they were a few tidbits that will stay with me forever.
“If someone is trying to shut you up don’t shut up.” – Sir Salman Rushdie
“Profanity is another colour on the palette.'” – Adam Mansbach
And Jamaica Kincaid’s opinion on alcohol, mental illness and how they both together with writing.