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I Am Guyanese

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    Being Guyanese

    Being guyanese is soo awesome <3 i know i sound like a girly teenage girl , but i honestly have no other way to put it. Being guyanese is a true blessing . Born in america , but travelling to guyana plenty of times makes me appreciate what i have . A lot of people think im...
    MelyyMalik MelyyMalik 13-15, F Aug 27, 2013

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    I'm actually guyanese Indian

    but they didn't have that experience. I'm also Trinidadian.
    Chocolateloverteam Chocolateloverteam 13-15, F May 25

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    It's Whats On The Outside That Counts

    When people ask me "what is your ethnicity", I say "I am Canadian". They usually have the response "No that isn't what I mean. I mean whats your background? You know, are you Scottish, German, English?". I think about it and tell them the truth "I am 75 % Guyanese and 25...
    simplegirl10 simplegirl10 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 3, 2013

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    I am White British - Guyanese living in the UK.

    I have always lived here but my dad migrated from Guyana with most of his family. Most people assume I am Indian (although some think I am Middle-Eastern! :L). My dads family are the only Guyanese people I know! The only problem I have is I get racism where I live about the...
    JoshPat JoshPat 18-21, M Jan 2

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    I Am Guyanese

    Living in the US for 23 years.
    Stepher Stepher 46-50 Aug 19, 2009

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    Introduction To The Journey Of My Dark Lane

    INTRODUCTION THE START OF THE DARK LANE, Well where do I start.................. my story is a little deep and I would love to share to let others see how life can be and how you can get out of it without everything making you feel as if you should give up on obstacles that...
    blackcoco33 blackcoco33 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2012

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    Guyana

    guyana is the land of many waters but u still have to buy water . i wounder when guyana will strive up when please .
    sandybaleshar sandybaleshar 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 16, 2011

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    I Am Guyanese

    i was born in guyane live there untill i was 8 the move to the uk
    bshabz bshabz 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 17, 2011

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    I Am Guyanese, But I Don't Know Any Guyanese Besides My Family.

    My dad is Guyanese-American (born in Guyana, lived till he was 7 and then moved to the US where he met my mother) and I have lived with my mother (African American) all of my life. I have always wanted to meet other caribbeans because I have a deep interest in knowing more about...
    depresseddanii depresseddanii 18-21 4 Responses Nov 14, 2010

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    Being Freddie Kissoon

    I am a Kaieteur News columnist. My employer Glenn Lall is a suspected human trafficker and cocaine peddler. I write subjective articles that are aimed towards character staining and libel. The Alliance for Change and PNC leaderships are the same factor of communism and autocratic...
    FreddieKissoon FreddieKissoon 61-65 Dec 17, 2012

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    I Am Part Guyanese

    What more is there to say really? My father was born and raised in Georgetown, Guyana.
    CagedRaven CagedRaven 46-50, F 3 Responses Jun 13, 2009

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    My mother is Guyanese

    and my father is Dominican. ^-^
    Li14 Li14 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 29

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    Being A Guyanese In NY

    Being Indo-Guyanese you are constantly asked why you look indian yet are from a country in South America! I don't mind it but it makes me realize how much our people have migrated all the way from India to Guyana now to America within like 3 or 4 generations! I never have...
    Shellydee Shellydee 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 24, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    My Foster Mother hates me... I work at a bank... She demands $550 of rent money from me, yet uses it to pay her boyfriend to drug me... One night, I have her $200 in rent money...
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    There are so many terrorists in the world, terrorists ranging from the Middle East, to The Ukraine and even India, because of their obsessive caste system... My Foster Mother is...
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    They just take you from thundering Niagara Falls to peaceful island cruises, from chateau-model resorts into the weathered residence that encouraged Anne of Green Gables. Delight...
    Freddieqk2494 Freddieqk2494 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 5

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    Quite a few Tauck travelers want arriving at their spot each day ahead of their Tauck journey begins, or generally increase a keep at the conclusion of their excursion. For a...
    Lestermg94 Lestermg94 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 5

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