Daily Archives: 11/15/2013

Serving up a healthy dose of soursop to expats – Tangerine Clarke

Serving up a healthy dose of soursop to expats

– – By Tangerine Clarke – Caribbean Life magazine NYC

Damion DaSilva shows off some of his soursop grown on one of many trees on his farm in Naamyrick, Parika on the Essequibo River in Guyana.

Guyana-based farmer Damion DaSilva is sitting on a gold mind of good health. The entrepreneur and his wife Nalini discovered the wellness benefits the Soursop fruit has to offer while serving up the flavored ice cream at their “Nicky’s Natural Fruit Juices” bar in the capital city. Continue reading

Cricket: Salute to Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Salute to Shiv    ….   see his career stats here

Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Shivnarine Chanderpaul

NOVEMBER 15, 2013 · Stabroek News – EDITORIAL

Shivnarine Chanderpaul is this weekend playing in his 150th Test match, the only West Indian to do so. That he should be celebrating this landmark in Sachin Tendulkar’s historic 200th Test and swansong in front of his devotees in Mumbai is typical of the career of this most undemonstrative of batsmen and this most unassuming of cricketers. For, even as he has achieved greatness at the wicket, Chanderpaul has always seemed to be overshadowed by the more dashing exploits and more colourful personalities of other cricketers.

Ever since, as a skinny 19-year old whose kit was too big for him, he diffidently walked to the crease against England, in March 1994, on debut at Bourda, the ground that nurtured his precocious talent, he has, somehow or the other, never quite been able to measure up, in the eyes of many, to the flair and flamboyance associated with the legends of West Indies batting. For much of his career, he batted in the shadow of Brian Lara, sometimes even forgotten as the reassuring presence (still in his first Test series!) at the other end as the Trinidadian maestro progressed to his world record 375.  Continue reading

BHS & QC – 12th Night Dinner Dance – 4 Jan 2014 Toronto

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Guyana Yours To Discover – a Mike Charles video

Guyana Yours To Discover – a Mike Charles video

A DVD Program Featuring Guyana. Produced By Mike Charles Out Of Guyana. This DVD also featues music from theGuyanese Band Dave Martins and The Tradewinds.

To Get Your Copy Of This DVD Visit http://www.mikecharles.biz/

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Check out more Dave Martins and the Tradewinds tunes here:  Continue reading

RIVER OF HOPE – Poem by Dmitri Allicock

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RIVER OF HOPE 

By Dmitri Allicock

Walk along the rivershore of dreams
Reflection of memories drifting upstream
Voyager of time travel to your heart be true
Pleasant smiles paddling gently in canoe

Read more : River of Hope

and also view video

Guyana: Beyond Beautiful – Imaging Interior Travels – video