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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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GUYANA – Christmas is made of this – Ten Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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

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SWEETNESS OF GUYANA – TWELVE POEMS – By Dmitri Allicock

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SWEETNESS OF GUYANA

TWELVE POEMS

By Dmitri Allicock

 BOUNTIFUL POMEROON
Sing a song of praise to the land
And reap a rich harvest so grand
Treated it well and watch it grow
The sweetness of what you sowed.

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THIS IS MY GUYANA – 21 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

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   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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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

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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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Visit Guyana – Timeline Photos – Guyana

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Promenade Gardens - Georgetoen Guyana

Promenade Gardens – Georgetown Guyana –  Click to enlarge

THE GLORY OF GUYANA -13 POEMS – By Dmitri Allicock

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

YEAR’S END- 12 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

YEAR’S END- 12 Poems

By Dmitri Allicock

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Merry finches sing and waters run

Passage of time, year almost done

Curtain closes and memories dwell

Yesterday shadows, we bid farewell

Bless each other with a fresh start Continue reading

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