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Jonathan Karanja

Rookie ['afro'] (Nairobi)

Poems of Jonathan Karanja

1. Beautiful Country 11/18/2013
2. Earth, Moon & Ocean (V) 10/26/2013
3. Earth, Moon and Ocean (IV) 9/5/2013
4. Education, The Key To Success 11/3/2013
5. I Long and Thirst For Thee, O Lord! 11/18/2013
6. I Long To See 10/26/2013
8. One Kenya, United We Stand 10/5/2011
9. Poisoned Generation 12/16/2013
10. The ‘Dog’, Man's Best Friend 9/5/2013

Beautiful Country

Oh what a humongously lovely land our nation is,
Bequeathed to us by our predecessors- our fathers of old,
Who our rights championed, bringing equity and peace,
From 1963 onwards we have our freedom relished- more precious than gold,
Vast stretches of beautiful, lovely yet stark contrasts,
Of steep as well as undulating landscapes, green tea bushes sparkling green in the sun,
Interspersed quite liberally with red dirt tracks upon which cattle hooves kicking dusts,
How I wish Luo,

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