okoye charles

(12th Febuary,1988 / Onitsha)

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  • Rookie - 2 Points Surbhi Bawaria (ahana) (3/2/2012 12:54:00 PM)

    you r very talented....a good writer too....

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  • Rookie - 2 Points Phillip Knox (2/26/2012 6:49:00 PM)

    I like this poem too okoye. Makes me think of that song, I bless the rains down in Africa.

  • Rookie - 2 Points Phillip Knox (2/26/2012 6:45:00 PM)

    I like this poem. you're very talented. Thank you for sharing.

  • Rookie - 25 Points Roy Allen (2/25/2012 3:41:00 AM)

    I have not been to Nigeria but I have been to Zambia and I found that I could relate well to your poem. It was both graphic and eloquent. Thank you for submitting it
    Roy

Our Street Is Broken

Our street is broken,
Iron gates now lay widely ajar.
Who among you will not lend a hand, a friendly token,
To check the growing gully, drifting us apart.

Hungry stomachs groaning in the corner,
'Give us a crumb, a slice, ' they say.
While refuse bin outdo one another,
In exotic dishes, a few yard away.

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