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Suriname Poems

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slavery and reparations all done
SLAVERY AND REPARATIONS
I am a descendant of slaves - from India!
Anyone who demands REPARATIONS shake & quake at my words
Competition? So, we have competing tales of bondage?
The Jewish people's perhaps the longest & cruelest,
With smaller holocausts to spouses, persons, populations...Read More
Categories: suriname, africa, america, analogy, black african american, education,
Form: Bio



THE DUTCH IS MY FATHER
When still a child
I learned that plantation colony was belonging 
to my father, the one who brought my mother 
from the Dutch East Indies,
and the one whom he loved full in rage.

I was a small Negro, beautiful, fat, and disabled,
helping...Read More
Categories: suriname, freedom,
Form: Free verse
WOMEN IN LIBERTY

A Surinase Issue


The social on women's issue 
in Suriname  continues burning the feet of many
drifting over the power of men and marriage 
in the fake promises of castes 
as if the moral cannot fall in equal  in this...Read More
Categories: suriname, slavery,
Form: Free verse
TERRITORY DE DIOS
Over the narrow coastal zone,
where my sweetheart lives,
I am able to see the forest covered by the rain of May,
and it lies the treasure of kisses y stream,
the most fine flow of happiness.

My sweetheart and I take turn in watching...Read More
Categories: suriname, devotion, love,
Form: Free verse
Paramaribo
Paramaribo

Take a trip recently to
A country in South America
I meet a very friendly girl
Say she name is Narissa

 Paramaribo is the capital city
With so much things to see
And she was so very kind
To show it all to me

Then she invites...Read More
Categories: suriname, love, me, girl, me,
Form: Light Verse