Iconic Barbadian Artist robbed – Can you help? Did You See?

Yesterday evening (Saturday) around 7:30 on my way home, I stopped at a stall in the mini-van (ZR) terminal to purchase some mangoes; inadvertently, I rested my shoulder bag next to the tray in order to comfortably make my selection, after which I walked away – forgetting my bag of personal effects behind.

Within 3 mins. distance from the stall, it suddenly occurred to me I didn’t have my shoulder bag; so in total hysteria I made a hasty 180° turn and beamed directly to the spot only to discover that my bag had been stolen and not a single individual present was willing to assist me with any information that could possibly lead to its recovery…

(IN HAPPIER TIMES WITH BAJAN REPORTER'S OWNER) What hurts even more profoundly, apart from the loss of a substantial quantity of cash and cheque that it contained, is the fact that my computer external hard-drive and a memory stick containing my ENTIRE LIFE'S WORK...

(IN HAPPIER TIMES WITH BAJAN REPORTER’S OWNER) What hurts even more profoundly, apart from the loss of a substantial quantity of cash and cheque that it contained, is the fact that my computer external hard-drive and a memory stick containing my ENTIRE LIFE’S WORK…

All the images of my paintings, my art projects, travels, my art-writings/ poems… all my research, notes, school projects and student records… etc, were also in that bag; every Ph**kin’ ting ! (besides being unable to sleep, I’m hurting in ways and in places impossible to articulate… actually, I’m bleeding tears! (real ting)

PS: I really don’t care about the money, but I NEED my hard-drive and memory stick… they can keep everything else!! PLEASE, I NEED THAT HARD-DRIVE and the MEMORY STICK! PLEEEEEASE…

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  1. So sorry Akyem, that is an awful loss! Did you report it to the police?

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