[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – 1st anniversary special (4/4)

Yé Moun La ! Pour célébrer le premier anniversaire de “Tim Tim? Bwa Fik!”, j’ai réalisé une série spéciale de 4 épisodes pour faire une mise à jour sur les projets des invitées de la saison 1. Pour l’ultime volet, je vous propose le premier épisode en français qui est une discussion avec l’autrice guadeloupéenne…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik – 1st anniversary special (3/4)

Yé Moun La ! Let’s celebrate “Tim Tim? Bwa Fik!” first anniversary with a couple of updates with guests from season 1. Check out my discussion with Candi (@tennei), a fellow Caribbean romance reader I met on Twitter. She shares her perspective on the current state of Caribbean romance and its future. *** 0:00 –…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – Rilzy Adams (2/2)

Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! Welcome to episode 5. Rilzy Adams is from Antigua and Barbuda. She’s the author of the “Love on the Rock” series. In this second segment, we talked about how important it is to write Caribbean characters practicing safe sex. Rilzy also explains why she chose to self-publish and has no plan…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – Rilzy Adams (1/2)

Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! Welcome to episode 5. Rilzy Adams is from Antigua and Barbuda. She’s the author of the “Love on the Rock” series. In this first segment, we talk about how she started writing romance with Caribbean characters and the difference between her experience as an English-speaking Caribbean author and my French Caribbean…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – Joanne C. Hillhouse (2/2)

Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! Welcome to episode 4 Part 2 Joanne C. Hillhouse is from Antigua. She’s the author of “Dancing Nude in the Moonlight”. In this second segment, we talk about the importance of writing from our point of view as Afrocaribbean women and not from the white gaze perspective. We talk about being…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – Joanne C. Hillhouse (1/2)

Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! Welcome to episode 4. Joanne C. Hillhouse aka Jhohadli g is from Antigua and Barbuda. She’s the author of “Musical Youth” and “Dancing Nude in the Moonlight”. She’s been in the game since the early 2000’s. To me, she’s the blueprint of what a 21st-century Caribbean author can do and can…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – Callie Browning

Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! Welcome to episode 3. Callie Browning is from Barbados. She’s the author of “The Girl With the Hazel Eyes” and “The Vanishing Girls”. In this second segment, we discuss how intentional she is about representing her culture in a multidimensional way. We also take a look at our definition of being…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – Callie Browning

Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! Welcome to episode 3. Callie Browning is from Barbados. She’s the author of “The Girl With the Hazel Eyes” and “The Vanishing Girls”. In this first segment, we talk about her approach to Caribbean literature growing up, why she doesn’t call herself a romance writer, her writing process to writing novels…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – N.G Peltier (2/2)

Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! Welcome to episode 2. This is part 2 of my discussion with author N.G Peltier. She’s from Trinidad &Tobago and this is where her debut novel, “Sweethand“, takes place. Check out part 1 here. In this episode, you’ll hear her take on the discourse around Caribbean representation, queer representation, and Caribbean…

[Podcast] Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! – N.G Peltier

Tim Tim? Bwa Fik! Welcome to episode 2. N.G Peltier is from Trinidad & Tobago. She’s the author of “Sweethand”. In this first segment, we talk about why she’s okay with being called a romance author and the need to diversify Caribbean romance with stories set in the region with Caribbean characters and not just…