Daily Archives: March 2, 2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – March 02, 2016

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 02 March 2016 – Kaieteur News

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“The Marvelous Women” – Poem by Syrian-American Poet Mohja Kahf

Three Worlds One Vision

Queen Scheherazade - Persian Queen of the 1001 Nights

Legendary Persian Queen Scheherazade
Storyteller of One Thousand and One Nights
Photo Credit: Wikipedia/Painting by Sophie Anderson

My Poetry Corner March 2016 features the poem “The Marvelous Women” from the poetry collection, E-mails from Scheherazad, by Syrian-American poet and author Mohja Kahf. Born in Damascus, Syria, Kahf was four years old when she migrated with her parents to Utah in 1971. After obtaining their university degrees, her parents moved with her to Indiana. When she was in tenth grade, they relocated to New Jersey where she later obtained her doctorate in comparative literature at Rutgers University. Following her marriage, Kahf settled in Arkansas. An associate professor at the University of Arkansas, she teaches comparative literature and Middle Eastern Studies.

The opening stanza of “The Marvelous Women” caught my attention.

All women speak two languages:
the language of men
and the language of silent suffering.
Some women speak a third,

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Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter – February 2016

Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter – February 2016

The February 2016 issue of Buxton-Friendship Express is here, and we are happy to share it with you. Enjoy the read, and do send us any suggestions you may have.

Please download by clicking the following link: http://buxtonguyana.net/Buxton-FriendshipExpress2016-02.pdf

We would also greatly appreciate it, if you would help our fundraising drive by making a charitable donation or by supporting any of our activities/events. We have raffle books at $5 each for $1,0000.00 in cash prizes. We also have tickets at $25 each for a Spring Banquet on Saturday, April 23rd at St. Gabriel’s hall in Brooklyn. Please e-mail or call us if you would like to lend your support.

Warm regards,

Lorna Campbell . Editor,

Buxton-Friendship Express  – buxtonexpress@aol.com

Government News Brief March 1, 2016

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief March 1, 2016

Guyanese Online Most Popular Entries – February 2016

Guyanese Online Most Popular Entries – February 2016

New Entries for February = 155   Viewers: February = 102,436. To Date = 3,912,091

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1.       Guyanese among 110 busted in mega credit card scam in NYC
2.       Home page / Archives
3.       GUYANA and CARIBBEAN RECIPES
4.       Old Jet Magazines – from 1950 onwards – updated
5.       Connecticut, US: Guyanese convicted swindler dies before sentencing
6.       Fruits of Trinidad and Tobago – and Guyana
7.       GUYANA: LIST OF CABINET MINISTERS – 20 May 2015 – Updated 
8.       CHINESE ADVICE TO 50-YEAR OLDS & OLDER
9.       Colin Powell delivers some harsh words for the Republicans (GOP)
10.   GUYANA’S NATIONAL SONGS       Continue reading
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