“Pen on Paper” presented to Prime Minister Marlin

Author Joseph Lake Jr. presenting Prime Minister William Marlin with new book “Pen on Paper”


PHILIPSBURG – Author Joseph Lake Jr. presented Prime Minister William Marlin with his recently launched book “Pen on Paper” – (St. Martin 1970-2001) along with “Six 4 Nine” and “Friendly Anger”, two other books which were also authored by Mr Joseph Lake Jr.

“Pen on Paper” highlights journalism on St. Maarten during the 20th Century. It comprises of a compilation of articles, photos and other literature highlighting the challenges faced by journalists and the rippling consequences St. Maarten’s journalism platform endured as an effect.

This is a great tool for the continuous learning of our St. Maarten’s history as it invokes open discussion for greater exchange of knowledge with the St. Maarten people, visitors and all others deeming to know more about our Island’s history.