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Happy New Year 2019 – 12 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock + Music Video

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Oh Beautiful Guyana – Introduction – By Dmitri Allicock

 Introduction – By Dmitri Allicock

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 Picture of my family- Left to right, Yuri, Joycelyn, Myself, Brenda, Andrei, Jennifer, Kenrick and my mother Enez

 Every man is an omnibus in which his ancestors ride.” Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) American author and poet

I was born in the bauxite town of Mackenzie, Upper Demerara, the area now called Linden and Guyana’s second largest town

I was born in the bauxite town of Mackenzie, Upper Demerara, the area now called Linden and Guyana’s second largest town

I don’t seem to recall a moment in my life that was devoid of family influences. Coming from great parents with strong traditional family values, both worked tirelessly and rose to every occasion while raising a family of seven children. 

Despite losing the only two grandparents whom I was privileged to meet briefly as a child, family, history and the natural wonders of Guyana were central in our household. Both Mom and Dad talked relentlessly and were always trying to understand them just a little better.   Continue reading

MERRY CHRISTMAS – 12 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock + Video

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A Ring of Heartbreak Love & Family – By Dmitri Allicock

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Trekking Thru Guyana – 21 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock + Video

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Guyana- Beneath the Blue Saki Skies – 30 poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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GUYANA- Peaceful Shores- 34 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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THE ZEST OF GUYANA – Thirty five poems – By Dmitri Allicock + video

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THE ZEST OF GUYANA

THIRTY FIVE POEMS

By Dmitri Allicock

 ORANGE PEEL FRESHNESS
The first slither of the orange peel
My soul refreshed with a citrus feel
Ripe oranges to peel I love the best
To inhale the sweetness of that zest
The passion of homegrown fragrant
And orange peel freshness so instant

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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

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

COMING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS

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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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