Monthly Archives: August 2015

I’M COMING HOME GUYANA! – By Dmitri Allicock

Kaieteur Falls

I’M COMING HOME GUYANA!

By Dmitri Allicock

My beautiful Guyana! Land of the free

Land of many waters and the place to be

Across the oceans and the skies of blue

So dear in our hearts that says, I love you!

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TWO POEMS FOR MY ANNIVERSARY AND BIRTHDAY – By Dmitri Allicock

 TWO POEMS FOR MY ANNIVERSARY AND BIRTHDAY
Happy Anniversary to my wife Evadney

 HAPPY ANNIVERSARY EVADNEY!

By Dmitri Allicock

My sweet Demerara Princess and more

I love you as much now as I did before

Today marks that day when I said I do

A love to cherish and marriage renewed

A day of reflection, my joy, my treasure   Continue reading

THE 1939 HOPE BRIDGE OF UPPER DEMERARA – By Dmitri Allicock

THE 1939 HOPE BRIDGE OF UPPER DEMERARA

The 1938 Hope Bridge

THE FIRST BRIDGE ACROSS THE DEMERARA RIVER

By Dmitri Allicock

The days of trembling tracks

Of Upper Demerara, way back

Whistle and thunder that excite

Laden cars coming with bauxite   Continue reading

FERRY OF THE FOG – By Dmitri Allicock + music video

Fog-Ferry

FERRY OF THE FOG

By Dmitri Allicock

The gentle Demerara River cast a foggy spell

Deep beyond the coast where the ferry dwells

Ferryboats connecting Linden in morning sway

Thick cloudy dampen vapors obscuring the day

Born of bauxite, a ferry, one hundred years old

Echoes in the fog of many stories yet to be told

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THE GLORY OF GUYANA -13 POEMS – By Dmitri Allicock + video

THE GLORY OF GUYANA
13 POEMS

By Dmitri Allicock

Pink Lotus

DANCING WITH PINK LOTUS-  (Botanical Gardens, Georgetown)

Beneath the pleasant morning sun
Dewdrops and blossoms are spun
Pink lotus shoots and budding curls
Realm of canal’s green leafy swirl  Continue reading

GONE WITH THE WIND – By Dmitri Allicock + video

Gone with the Wind

GONE WITH THE WIND
[The 1800 home of the Paterson’s of Upper Demerara, Christianburg-British Guiana-]

By Dmitri Allicock

In my heart there lives a special place
For the memory of a dear time and space
A sacred place where my heritage is found
Along Demerara River’s hallowed ground  Continue reading