Daily Archives: April 30, 2017

Buxton-Friendship Express News Magazine – April 2017

Fellow Buxtonians and friends,

We’re pleased to share with you our Buxton-Friendship Express news magazine for April 2017. You may download it from the attached file, or click on the following link to access a copy:

http://buxtonguyana.net/Buxton-FriendshipExpress2017-04.pdf

We would like to take this opportunity to wish all mothers and mother figures a Happy Mother’s Day next month. May God continue to bless you all!

Regards,

Lorna Campbell. Editor,

Buxton-Friendship Express
buxtonexpress@aol.com

Download News Magazine: Buxton-FriendshipExpress2017-04

The Crisis of Western Civilization – By David Brooks

The Crisis of Western Civilization
Between 1935 and 1975, Will and Ariel Durant published a series of volumes that together were known as “The Story of Civilization.” They basically told human history (mostly Western history) as an accumulation of great ideas and innovations, from the Egyptians, through Athens, Magna Carta, the Age of Faith, the Renaissance and the Declaration of the Rights of Man. The series was phenomenally successful, selling over two million copies.      Continue reading

Musings of Sir Derek Walcott’s Life and Work – By Leonard Dabydeen

 MUSINGS OF SIR DEREK WALCOTT’S LIFE AND WORK

by Leonard Dabydeen

 

Derek Walcott

SIR DEREK WALCOTT

His heart palpitates

wind guiding mind’s sail

island swaying island

from Castries to Port of Spain

from Bridgetown to Kingston

like ‘fireflies caught in molasses’.

~ Leonard Dabydeen

Read more: MUSINGS OF SIR DEREK WALCOTT 001 PDF

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