Experience teaches wisdom. In this book, Granny Tulu has plenty of experience and imparts much knowledge and wisdom through these Jamaican proverbs, poetry and a few ananse tales. You will discover why crabs have no heads and why wasps are always found around some birds’ nests.

“Noh nyam anh wipe yuh mout a grung.” —Always remember kindness.

“Turkle noh waan bih a trubble, so im walk wid im house pan im back.”—Do not depend on others. Be independent.

“Ol ooman a swear fih goomah aan goomah a swear fih run ar belly.”– Expect the unexpected. The best-laid plans come undone.