I am Africa I am the first of our kind I am history I am tales a million years old I am over one billion people With over fifty countries. I am great, a mystery Bathed by the great waters of the river Nile Baked by the heat of the glorious Sahara. I am over … Continue reading I am Africa
My Highlighter lacks expressions To make my thoughts mightier Form created in my mind Lost in the mackenzie river Imagination gone so deep Finding its route in the Amazon river My Highlighter lacks courage And ceased not from writing.
O Africa you’ve lost your rhythm, the gentle sway of your hips, the light from your eyes is drained face pallid, skin ashen, you look a mess, your clothes are strained Dark circles under your eyes, a crooked nose, hair disheveled, your tress a mess You’re running and running, where to you don’t know just to get far away from your … Continue reading O Africa