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DEAR BELLA: I do not want to be hurt anymore

DEAR BELLA: I do not want to be hurt anymore

December 14, 2016 | Comments: 17

I am in a situation where I’m with a guy that says he loves me but he still talks to his ex. He told me that he does not want to get back with her but he still ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE  –  Know Anyone Afraid to Fly?

STAY WELL & SPARKLE  –  Know Anyone Afraid to Fly?

December 11, 2016 | Comments: 5

Don’t count on Brazilians naming their sons Miguel for a while, at least not in Chapeco. Miguel Quiroga was captain of the ill-fated plane carrying the Chapecoense ...

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DEAR BELLA: Prominent married woman in love with my husband

DEAR BELLA: Prominent married woman in love with my husband

December 7, 2016 | Comments: 51

Dear Bella, I have a problem with a prominent married Dominican woman, who is involved with my husband. I want her to leave my husband and stop sending him love ...

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DEAR BELLA: Loving man living with ex

DEAR BELLA: Loving man living with ex

November 30, 2016 | Comments: 33

Dear Bella, I am in love with this guy for almost two years now. At first I didn’t want to be in a relationship because I am afraid of getting hurt. I love him and ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: What I Love About Fidel

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: What I Love About Fidel

November 27, 2016 | Comments: 26

He was once someone’s bouncing little baby boy. But who knew he would make such a difference in this world? This was his marquee moment – returning to Cuba to ...

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DEAR BELLA: I have a threesome fantasy

DEAR BELLA: I have a threesome fantasy

November 23, 2016 | Comments: 48

Dear Bella, My wife and I have been married for the past 7 years, we are happy and things are going great. I have a fantasy of trying a threesome with her. We spoke ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Frightful Flu

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Frightful Flu

November 20, 2016 | Comments: 14

I had scarcely opened that morning when a high-profile professional burst into my office. “Sam, I feel like .…!” Caught of guard, I responded in kind, “And ...

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DEAR BELLA: I am confused and keep sleeping with my ex

DEAR BELLA: I am confused and keep sleeping with my ex

November 16, 2016 | Comments: 48

Dear Bella, I am 24 years of age who still sleeps with my ex-boyfriend. We broke up over three years ago but never really stop being intimate and sleeping together. ...

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DEAR BELLA: My mother doesn’t trust me

DEAR BELLA: My mother doesn’t trust me

November 9, 2016 | Comments: 14

Dear Bella, My mother doesn’t trust me anymore because she goes through my phone and finds things. Also because I talk to boys and flirt with them. I am 15 ...

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DEAR BELLA: I have a crush on a priest

DEAR BELLA: I have a crush on a priest

November 2, 2016 | Comments: 28

Dear Bella I am 18 years old and I have a crush on the priest. I have been a catholic all my life but whenever I am in church I cannot concentrate. It’s like I ...

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BUSINESS & LIFE: Tired of battling with depression

BUSINESS & LIFE: Tired of battling with depression

November 1, 2016 | Comments: 7

I received this article last week, with a request to publish it in my Business and Life Column.  I reproduce the article today in its entirety except for the ...

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DEAR BELLA: I am married but I’m seeing a young man

DEAR BELLA: I am married but I’m seeing a young man

October 26, 2016 | Comments: 48

Dear Bella I am a married woman who has been secretly seeing a young man who is everything that I ever wanted in a man. My husband has diabetes and our sex life has ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Saint Jean must go, Laplainers demand

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Saint Jean must go, Laplainers demand

October 24, 2016 | Comments: 34

  The people of Laplaine are as mad as hell – and they’re not going to take it any more! The alleged detention and beating of 3 men by Education Minister ...

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DEAR BELLA: My minister lover has fallen out of love with me

DEAR BELLA: My minister lover has fallen out of love with me

October 19, 2016 | Comments: 31

EDITOR’S NOTE: After a hiatus of about two years, DNO’s popular column “Dear Bella” is back. The column will be published every Wednesday. Dear Bella I am in ...

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DEAR BELLA: “Small size” hinders love life

DEAR BELLA: “Small size” hinders love life

October 12, 2016 | Comments: 59

EDITOR’S NOTE: After a hiatus of about two years, DNO’s popular column “Dear Bella” is back. The column will be published every Wednesday. ...

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BUSINESS & LIFE: Giving Thanks for the “Year of ‘Stop’!” – Part 2

BUSINESS & LIFE: Giving Thanks for the “Year of ‘Stop’!” – Part 2

September 13, 2016 | Comments: 4

This article is the one which has generated the most responses of all my articles. In the last week, I received many responses through emails, phone calls, WhatsApp ...

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BUSINESS & LIFE: Giving Thanks the Year of “Stop!” (Part 1)

BUSINESS & LIFE: Giving Thanks the Year of “Stop!” (Part 1)

September 5, 2016 | Comments: 8

I had not heard from one of my friends in quite a while, and she kept intruding my thoughts and prayers, and one day in mid July, with her insistently coming to ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Don’t Need My Husband

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Don’t Need My Husband

August 8, 2016 | Comments: 5

I put a stop to that right that right away! No boy! I was not going to tolerate that kind of talk in my office. Listen for yourself how this all went ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Emancipate Your Mind

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Emancipate Your Mind

August 1, 2016 | Comments: 26

“Doc, sorry I didn’t take the medicine you prescribed,” admitted my patient, this prominent professional. “I’m taking my little bush, you know…” ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE – Will Grenada Save Dominica This Time?

STAY WELL & SPARKLE – Will Grenada Save Dominica This Time?

July 3, 2016 | Comments: 27

It was shocking! It was gripping! This unassuming Grenadian-born teacher stole the show at the Dominica Boosters sponsored panel discussion at Goodwill Parish Hall ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE  –  Boosters Discuss Dominica’s Future This Tuesday

STAY WELL & SPARKLE  –  Boosters Discuss Dominica’s Future This Tuesday

June 27, 2016 | Comments: 9

It’s not going to be a loud Red, Blue or Green thing – so wear white tops.The landmark panel discussion at 7 pm this Tuesday at the Goodwill Parish Hall will ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE – Nurturing My Sixth Sense

STAY WELL & SPARKLE – Nurturing My Sixth Sense

June 5, 2016 | Comments: 10

  I always knew there was something to that! How many of us have said, “This guy gave me bad vibes.” Or, “My spirit doesn’t take that person.” When we ...

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