Vernon Khelawan

March 24, 2021

The water wheel keeps turning…

By Vernon Khelawan, vkmoose@gmail.com Remember those elementary school days when we used the refrain ‘Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink’? This came back […]
March 9, 2021

More than a village to raise a child today

By Vernon Khelawan, vkmoose@gmail.com What is our society, that of Trinidad and Tobago coming to? I ask this question because of what is happening here today, […]
January 4, 2021

Going nowhere fast…

By Vernon Khelawan, vkmoose@gmail.com Everyone is looking to 2021 with great hope and optimism. The hope first and foremost, is the opening of the economy and […]
December 1, 2020

Christmas present… and in the past

By Vernon Khelawan, vkmoose@gmail.com We are fast approaching Christmas 2020 and for sure it’s going to be very different, thanks to the global pandemic— COVID-19. Our […]
October 27, 2020

Please bring back my mail person

By Vernon Khelawan, vkmoose@gmail.com It has gotten worse. I am speaking about our mail delivery system. The reason: I don’t know and I cannot explain why. […]
September 29, 2020

‘OB’ lived and breathed journalism

By Vernon Khelawan, vkmoose@gmail.com The world of local journalism and I daresay foreign, has lost yet another giant. Owen Baptiste or ‘OB’ as he was more […]
September 2, 2020

Not a desired position…

By Vernon Khelawan, vkmoose@gmail.com Here we are in the middle of another compulsory lockdown as the authorities try to fight off a second and more dangerous […]
July 28, 2020

Making it work in Marriage

By Vernon Khelawan, vkmoose@gmail.com In less than a week my dear wife Joan and myself will celebrate 55 years of (they say) wedded bliss. I put […]