Percival Veer’s journey through the caves is not only a journey to truths that lie within him, but a journey to a vision of ‘Creole magic’: ‘worlds of possibilities, coalescing visions and revisions of races and their juxtapositions.’ This vision contrasts sharply with the cynical and pragmatic world of ethnic politics which has been his corrupting environment as a career bureaucrat.
"Realistic and dreamlike, explicit and mysterious... The descriptions are evocative and sensual. A compelling read."
"A realistic and convincing portrait of self-loathing."
Anthony Kellman was born in Barbados. He currently teaches at Augusta College, Georgia.