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GUYANA- Follow the trail home- 22 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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ONCE UPON A TIME IN BRITISH GUIANA – 27 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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THE HACKIA STICK – By Dmitri Allicock + video

The making of a hackia stick above

THE HACKIA STICK

By Dmitri Allicock

Trekking Through Guyana and History.

The word hackia comes from the Arawak language haküya and denotes trees of the genus Handroanthus, typically used for making tool handles.

The hackia stick is a part of Guyana’s history and is made with any kind of dense, heavy wood, specifically that of the forest tree Ixora ferrea (family Rubiaceae) or of trees of the genus Handroanthus (family Bignoniaceae); especially (in later use) in hackia stick.    Continue reading

Guyana- Sunshine at Christmas Time- 20 poems – By Dmitri Allicock + Video

Guyana– Sunshine at Christmas Time- 20 poems

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The Guyana of my heartstrings – 22 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock + video

The Guyana of my heartstrings

22 Poems

By Dmitri Allicock

COTTON REEL ROLLER

An empty spool without thread
Not discarded but a toy instead
A lovely roller from a cotton reel
And I remember that childhood feel.

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Beneath the Shadow of thy wings – 35 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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Beneath the Shadow of thy wings

35 Poems

By Dmitri Allicock

I LIKE IT OUTSIDE THE BOX
I’m independent minded wherever I go
And don’t necessary go with the flow

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Guyana- Shining Bright -30 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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GUYANA – A Time To Remember- 20 poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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Poem: FIFTY YEARS ON THE WINGS – By Dmitri Allicock + video

PERHAPS THIS FLAG

FIFTY YEARS ON THE WINGS

By Dmitri Allicock

 50 years already and how time really flies

Since this flag was raised up into the skies

The colors of green, white, black and gold

With red for zeal and dynamism to behold

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