Nyota Yasulwe

Gold Star - 6,637 Points (08/08/1970 / Kenya)

Sky Over Us - Poem by Nyota Yasulwe

Sky, always blue sky, so blue, gray and shy
It only appears when there are clouds to dissapear
Then comes the sun, so warm as the love of a father
Just like the love I have for my sweet Sweetie

Sky, this night the sky full of lights but still dark
It keeps people from walking or working with it dim lights
Then looking again I see the beauty of the star arrangements
Just like the beauty of my sweet Sweetie

Sky, protective and iluminating to all life
Watching over all under the sky without falling on them
Then lighting and watering God's creation under it
Just like I want to bless with love my sweet Sweetie

Sky, covering and gathering all under it
As a hen gathers her chicks under it's wings
Then keeping them warm and safe from preditors
Just like peacefully in my arms I desire my sweet Sweetie

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (10/6/2015 1:46:00 AM)

    Nature is the key about life; and, we have to give thanks and praises to the Creator always. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

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  • Melvina Germain (8/7/2015 12:25:00 AM)

    I can see your sweet sweetie is quite special, I love the idea of the sky covering us as a mother covers and protects her children. The imagery of that is quite remarkable..... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 20, 2011

Poem Edited: Sunday, November 13, 2011

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