Gabrielle Mohamed, a 26 -year-old Guyanese poet. In June 2017, she graduated from the University of Guyana with a Bachelor of Arts in English – Linguistics. She is passionate about Literature and Linguistics and as an emerging Creole poet, is attempting to capture the continual influence of colonial and post-colonial attitudes and behaviours within her country men’s lives. She has been writing poetry professionally for the past two years with success. She will be self-publishing two books entitled Is you Madness, Nah me Own, and “Blackout Daze, which will be presented during Carifesta.