Charles Jagongo Ogola

(1972 / Kenya, Africa)

Poems of Charles Jagongo Ogola

1. A Cry from the Gate 8/24/2012
2. A Farmer's Song 8/16/2012
3. A Mile Before I Sleep 12/27/2011
4. A scar not healing! 10/24/2011
5. Aah Me! 3/10/2014
6. Across the stream. 11/15/2013
7. Anyango 6/23/2013
8. Bad Wind 9/29/2012
9. Beat Of Love 9/22/2011
10. Bloody banana leaf, confirmation! 9/8/2012
11. Book of Love 9/7/2012
12. Bounce Bounce! 10/25/2012
13. Bring Back My Past 7/25/2012
14. Butterflies, Butterflies 8/19/2012
15. Cat Struck! 8/24/2011
16. Child, Baby and Doughnut 8/9/2011
17. Clouds Shall Pass 10/7/2012
18. Come on My Love 6/25/2013
19. Crossroads 6/18/2013
20. Dance, Dance, Dance. 12/4/2012

Ressurection

Burning leaves,
Stinging scent in nostrils,
Tender leaves resurrect on Earth.

Dull feet
Tired pistons
Farmer throws mud caked boots
New dawn, a bird sings.

I look for a glint of fire
For my grandmothers pipe
The smoke will rise,
Mother, resurrection sits on hope.

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