Author: Verna Penn Moll

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Johnny-Cake Country celebrates 31 years

Johnny Cake Country Celebrates  31 years! “Johnny Cake Country” by Verna Penn Moll celebrates thirty-one  (31) years of publication with a book signing party for a second revised edition. The first edition of Johnny-Cake Country published in 1990, travelled to libraries, institutions and homes around the world, including the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, Africa and Caribbean. […]

FUNINTUN’S CHRISTMAS

Funintun Book Funintun’s Christmas ‘FUNINTUN’S CHRISTMAS’ by Verna Penn Moll, is the book of the SEASON! Reviewers Say: Funintun’s Christmas embraces – our Virgin Islands traditional and cultural Chrismas customs the thoughts and actions which shaped the Virgin Islands character Funintun’s Christmas introduces – various historical themes; a sense of unity and belonging, of values […]

Poetic Prayers: Where Cultures Meet

Poetic Prayers: Where Cultures Meet. Verna Ernestine Penn Moll. Road Town, Virgin Islands: Virgin Islands Millennium Committee, 1999.    ‘Poetic Prayers: Where Cultures Meet,’ was inspired when the author Verna Ernestine Penn Moll attended a spiritual retreat (sponsored by the St. Michael Church, Colchester, England, at Ringsfield in…., UK), which explored the spirituality of early Christian […]

Catharsis, come now

Catharsis, Come now Catharsis, come now to rid This burden of storm: Dark skies with heavy clouds Break in torrents upon my head. Catharsis, come! Come be with me, to talk, Or let your presence Be balm, soothing the pain Of things only the spirit groans. Catharsis, come!   Ye songs of ancient rhyme And […]