Monday, March 4, 2019

Monday WRites 195

[For today's mosaic i used random signs i captured with my cell phone during the pre Carnival days]
long before
the dawn birds
Jouvert bands

even though
the mud sticks
for a while

long after
the fun lasts
HOW IT STARTS © gillena cox 2019


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Already the First Monday in March and Carnival Monday in Trinidad and Tobago: adults at play in all their various schisms of colour and rhythm
You've heard about the Monday Blues ❧✿❧ well this is Monday WRites (musing on the definition here of rite, as any customary observance or practice eg the rite of afternoon tea). A Happy Monday to all
Welcome to Monday WRites #195, ❧✿❧ What's your mood like today ❧✿❧ I invite you to link in with one of your WRites.

Blog Hopping today with

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Macro Monday 2: Numerals

#JOUVERT is a beginning event and smearing body and clothes with mud is a tradition. Nowadays paints are also used. It starts as early as 2:30 at early dawn on the Monday of Carnival, the start of the adult Carnival street parades.

more Jouvert 1
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