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Ackee Poems - Poems about Ackee

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Food for Thought
...' The Chinese of course have their dumplings They love their pad thai in Bangkok In Jamaica there's salt fish and ackee rice too And most people like food from a wok. They enjoy suckling pig in Korea There are burgers in old USA......Read More
Categories: ackee, food, fun, humor, humorous,
Form: Light Verse



Premium Member GRUBBING
...Asian and Indian tongues. I swapped collard greens for callaloo; Then stepped up to taste breadfruit - Filled up on Ackee and Saltfish a Exotic palatable dish. Though never full off of life – Not gluttony statutes yet, I have done ......Read More
Categories: ackee, appreciation, food, poetry,
Form: Prose Poetry
THOUGHTS OF A JAMAICAN CHRISTMAS
...and wonderful feeling The food was a spread of delectable flavors Of turkey, rice and peas, sweet potato and lamb Ackee and salt fish, roast beef, salad and ham And I just can’t forget the Cranberry jam The variety was great, too ......Read More
Categories: ackee, celebration, christmas, family, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Jamaica 55
...h a twist of lime Wi celebrating Jamaica at 55 Miss Matti pass the jerk chicken and festival don't forget to put the ackee and saltfish pan the side The music sweet mi hear Bob Marley chanting there's a natural mystic blowing through......Read More
Categories: ackee, memory,
Form: Free verse
Jamaica
... Always jolly, on a sunny day Rastafari is the place where it all started 1948 on the Empire Wind rush most departed Ackee & salt fish is the national dish I love walking on the beach eating bread and fish We’ve shown the world about t......Read More
Categories: ackee, travel,
Form: I do not know?



In her my Love Dwells
...Her eye balls gleam as bright night light Her brow hairs, blinking black as ackee seed Sag upon themselves And the two curve as crescent of half moon I mesmerize whenever she grins And I wonde......Read More
Categories: ackee, love, romantic,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member The Spot
...ne. At the spot, you'll see white cups that kiss eager lips The color of cream, or mahogany Some are as black as ackee seed with sheen. These men, they dream; and lament their inner scenes And governmental extremes Their dusty s......Read More
Categories: ackee,
Form: Bio
Traumatic experience
...ided us to the boot camp field Gave us lives and death train. Rubbed ours and Their faces with slurry that as dark as ackee seed Handed each with weapons. To mamas males were living dead 1939th of september to1945th of september The da......Read More
Categories: ackee, allegory, anxiety, bereavement, drug,
Form: Rhyme
I Am
...oon, Scottish, Irish, German,English, Chinese and Indian I am the flavour in the Jerk, the curry, the roast yam, the ackee and saltfish I am the Mento, the Ska, the Roots the Rock the Reggae and the Dance hall I am the sun, the sa......Read More
Categories: ackee, beach, beautiful,
Form: ABC
I am
...oon, Scottish, Irish, German,English, Chinese and Indian I am the flavour in the Jerk, the curry, the roast yam, the ackee and saltfish I am the Mento, the Ska, the Roots the Rock the Reggae and the Dance hall I am the sun, the sa......Read More
Categories: ackee, beautiful,
Form: ABC
I am
...oon, Scottish, Irish, German,English, Chinese and Indian I am the flavour in the Jerk, the curry, the roast yam, the ackee and saltfish I am the Mento, the Ska, the Roots the Rock the Reggae and the Dance hall I am the sun, the sa......Read More
Categories: ackee, beautiful,
Form: ABC
Premium Member EXPATRIATE
...the banana walk; heard the burro braying; and the mongoose roaming the coop; smelled the aroma of roast breadfruit, ackee and salt fish; and felt the icy cold air tease the warmness of my body. Then came the off-beat pitter patter......Read More
Categories: ackee, anxiety, conflict, desire, home,
Form: Prose Poetry
Turn Hand make Fashion
...le inside For the most industrious of all She cured wounds with the sod Mixed in with a little spittle, Made soap from ackee pod, And her meat with spanish needle. She shined the floor with fat From melted candle, boiled water With glass a......Read More
Categories: ackee, mother,
Form: Verse
Jamaica our native land
...d Have you forgotten the Jamaican national bird, our charming doctor bird? can you remember that national dish we call ackee and saltfish out of many one people, Jamaica human race, a land, a wonderful place where human beings express thei......Read More
Categories: ackee, passion,
Form: Rhyme
Ackee
...There you are Red, black, and gold And in the wind Your dress uplifted, the tease Of hungry men appetite For I hav......Read More
Categories: ackee, food, nostalgia
Form: Free verse

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