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Jamaican Poetry: Denying self

By: Denise N. Fyffe.
Copyright © 2012, defy, Denise N. Fyffe

I’ma just remind you that I’m still here
Because you don’t see my words… 181 more words

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Jamaican Poetry: Bye bye dear

By: Denise defy Fyffe.
Copyright © 2012, defy, Denise N. Fyffe

I see your face up in the clouds
Your laughter ringing out loud
Your breath upon my neck… 65 more words

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Jamaican Poetry: Sistah, Lif yuh head up

By: Denise N. Fyffe.
Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe

Sistah,
Lif yuh head up
Pon yuh two foot, yuh fi tan up. 169 more words

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Helping each other out

Wouldn’t it be a great idea if those of us who are published, would help each other out by giving honest reviews of new works.  That way, when we are ready to publish we have a quote by a published author that we can incorporate in our books?

Just saying.

Self-Publishing

The move to self-publish

As a Jamaican writer I am faced with a dilemma, subscribe to the idea of “Buying Jamaican” or seeking the services of overseas suppliers.  I recently finished a book.   365 more words

Self-Publishing

Jamaican Poetry: Hurricane Gustav Storm (written in Jamaican Patois)

By: Denise N. Fyffe.
Copyright © 2014, Poetess Denise N. Fyffe

Oonu see it,
Dem yah storm yah no sweet.

Mi wrap up cozy inna mi bed, 173 more words

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Jamaican Poetry: Is Jamaica due this?

By: Denise N. Fyffe.
Copyright © 2012, Poetess Defy, Denise N. Fyffe

Is Jamaica due this?
Crime and violence,
Is like saliva on our lips; 115 more words

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