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A Season to Reflect – By Dmitri Allicock + GUYANA “Life at its Purest” – video

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A SEASON TO REFLECT

By Dmitri Allicock

As we celebrates Christmas and the New Year

In our hearts we should think of those not here

To lose, we must remember that we’re not alone

This special moment in time to reflect is the tone

A time to think of this journey of fun and pain   Continue reading

COMING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS – GUYANA – TWENTY EIGHT POEMS – By Dmitri Allicock

COMING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS

-GUYANA-

TWENTY EIGHT POEMS

By Dmitri Allicock

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Joyful Christmas Day is almost here

Christ’s birth rejoiced with feelings so dear

Melodious carols praises the season with delight

Stardust illuminates with colorful flickering lights

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GUYANA- life at its purest – 12 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock + video

GUYANA- life at its purest

 12 Poems

By Dmitri Allicock

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BIRTHDAY KISSES FOR MY DAUGHTER
On September 17, shortly before seven
A darling baby girl was sent from heaven
The angels, doctors & the nurses all knew
That my everlasting love for you was true

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THIS IS MY GUYANA – 21 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

21 poems

   THIS IS MY GUYANA    

 21 Poems

By Dmitri Allicock

My Beautiful Guyana such a sweet name to me
Sea of Green and Lush Scenery
Magnificent Birds overlook foaming tide
Golden Tamarin Monkeys scamper and hide
Rushing Rapids and Tumbling Falls aloud
Land of history that makes us proud
O sweet Guyana, land of many faces
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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

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

15 POEMS OF GUYANA – By Dmitri Allicock

15 poems

15 POEMS OF GUYANA

By Dmitri Allicock

                                                                      

EVENING BY THE SEA

 So beautiful an evening, calm and free

Ladies and Gentlemen, relishing the sea

Kind breeze tempers air of tropical sun

Cool and pleasant reprieve, day is done    Continue reading

A SLICE OF CHRISTMAS – By Dmitri Allicock

A SLICE OF CHRISTMAS

By Dmitri Allicock

Black cake

Fruits soaked in wine, eggs, orange peel and some flour too

Baking powder, rum, butter, black treacle & sugar that grew

Perhaps some roasted nuts, then mixed with eggs cracked

Grease or line pan with parchment paper then oven ‘ill react

Place into preheated oven and give it about 2 hours to cook Continue reading

Way Down Demerara – by Dmitri Allicock

Way Down Demerara - Dmitri Allicock

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The Birth of Guyana’s Mashramani – Dmitri Allicock

Mashramani - Dmitri Allicock

The Birth of Guyana’s Mashramani

By Dmitri Allicock

Jour Ouvert became fo-daymawnin jump-up. Ole Mas became the Revolt Dance and the Calypso Contests became the Shanto Contest.”- Jimmy Hamilton

The recent conclusion of Guyana’s 44th Mashramani celebrations and most colorful spectacle of music, revelry and creativity attracted the attention of many Guyanese and stimulated memories of its not so distant origination in the Bauxite Town of Linden, Upper Demerara.

Documented accounts reported that the concept for a celebration was first mentioned in 1966, on the attainment of nationhood with plans for making Guyana a republic. When it was announced in 1969 that Guyana would become a Republic in February, 1970, the idea became pressing. Assuming a prominent role in this urgent endeavor was the Jaycees of Greater Mackenzie.   Continue reading