"I love Caribbean food. It's a great melting pot of so many cultures including the Native Americans."
"It always amuses me that the biggest praise for my work comes for the imagination, while the truth is that there's not a single line in all my work that does not have a basis in reality. The problem is that Caribbean reality resembles the wildest imagination."
"I was writing an earnest novel about cruises in the Caribbean and I just started writing 'Bridget Jones' to get some money, to finance this earnest work, and then I chucked it out."
"Visual surprise is natural in the Caribbean it comes with the landscape, and faced with its beauty, the sigh of History dissolves."
"I used my aviation contacts to open a travel agency. I used to book Caribbean flights."