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Ancestor Mothers

Ancestor Mothers

From the beginning of time, My ancestors mothers, Have believed and worshiped the Almighty Creator Great big and tall women Big head wraps tied around their heads Thick colourful wrappers tied around their ample bosoms Hands raised towards the sky As their thick bodies bounced up and down in rhythm to their movement They communicated … Continue reading Ancestor Mothers

The Scars Sing

  Happy endings which weren’t meant to be— As they were considered by the majority. Teardrops trailing feeble steps Bottled up memories never to have been kept. Setting suns and crescent moons Never enough light present to lift the gloom. Droopy eyes, wearied from sights unpleasant, Overcrowded heart with tragedies as tenants.   The heaviest … Continue reading The Scars Sing

PARABLES AND PEBBLES: Honeyed, Journey, Spirit of Life, Strength of Femme

Honeyed   That which is sweet will tastes like honey Also bear, honey is bought with money That which is bitter always tastes as bile It is to bearings of men that are vile   If I buzz like the sounds of swarming bees My home will be served, made of sweet honeyed teas I … Continue reading PARABLES AND PEBBLES: Honeyed, Journey, Spirit of Life, Strength of Femme