Elaine Oxamendi Vicet
Biography of Elaine Oxamendi Vicet
Elaine Oxamendi Vicet: a trained public relations practitioner with over fifteen (15) years experience in both Public Relations and Human Resources within the corporate and tourism sectors. I am a graduate of the University of the West Indies with Economics and History at the baccalaureate level and Communications in the masters’ programme. I am a holder of a post-graduate diploma in Marketing from Florida International University, and I have several post graduate studies in human resources and training and development. I am currently registered for doctoral studies in psychology.
I am a former Newsline 6 commentator with Radio Jamaica Limited (RJR) and a contributor to the Sunday Outlook Magazine, Gleaner. I have been recognized internationally for my pursuits in poetry having been nominated as Poet of Merit by the International Poets Award Society,1994 from the National Library Association, Washington, U.S.A.; I am also a recipient of several Festival of Merit Awards,1996 in Jamaica.
I am a certified trainer for the National Training Vocational Education Training Centre (NCTVET) and a certified assessor for H.E.A.R.T. Additionally, I am affiliated to the Jamaica Customer Service Association in Jamaica and WiLDE Foundation; a UK based Literary Arts Association. I have also published a CD of poetry entitled “Faice Inside Out” and I am currently conducting research for a public relations academic text for which I am the principal author.I am currently employed as an Assistant Professor at one of the university's here in Jamaica. I am married to Jose Carlos, a classically trained cellist.
Elaine Oxamendi Vicet Poems
In Puerto Rico
Soft waters lapping the shores souls sitting minds moulded hearts together
A Woman's Security
Security? In today's world we all want to be secure yet what is this thing called security?
In Honour Of Poets
I write You read! I write you
Strong Black Man
Strong Man Black I wonder if the black man understands that He is not
REBOUND 2009 The greatness of a particular country lies not
Good Night My Brother
Good Night My Brother Good Night my dear brother. It seems that is all I can say
Bliss Let go and Let God.
Church Church must be relevant It must be practical
The Prostitute In The Making
Tyres screech as the sliver grey car engage, ground to a halt
The Musician You have got to hear it When you write
Who Is A Mother
Who is a Mother? A mother is someone
Free Today I saw a bird fly by And I longed to be free
Sometimes I Wonder Why?
Unrequited Love Sometimes I wonder why I go on loving you This way…
Dawn Clear and Crisp
You have got to hear it
When you write
When the words come and flow
Ebb and flow ……
You have to feel it
When the rhythm