Emme Konstantine

Emme Konstantine Poems

1. Crossroads 6/12/2013
2. Looking Up 6/14/2013
3. Continuum 11/2/2014
4. Life And Death 11/2/2014
Best Poem of Emme Konstantine

Looking Up

When I look up...
I see it rippling, like the sails on grand old boats
Showing off its vibrant colors; red, white, and blue
Contrasted against the pale, soft sunrise
Curling fabric sewn with pride and respect
As durable and everlasting as the freedom it represents

When I look up...
Reflected in its royal blue, staring into the past
I see a history, a story, an origin, a part of who I am
The battles won and lost; in war and in peace
For justice, for rights, for equality
My homeland

Embedded in those red stripes, I see fire
The fire that lights my ...

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