David Aoloch Bion

(1976 / Republic of South Sudan)

The Red Ring around the Sun


When the sun appears in morning
With red ring around it
Half red and half yellow
Is sign of coming up war?

The red ring is sign of blood
To be shed in battle
The half red is attacking side
The half yellow is defending side

In such morning
The war drum is beaten
Every man sharpens his spear
And be on maximum alert in Jonglei

Submitted: Sunday, January 02, 2011

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (The Red Ring around the Sun by David Aoloch Bion )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. When I Die A Teacher, Pius Didier
  2. Family, Kolade Seun
  3. Mothers!, John Ugolo Umah
  4. I Just Do Not Know, John Ugolo Umah
  5. Are you looking, gajanan mishra
  6. Not worth as human, hasmukh amathalal
  7. Multicolored, gajanan mishra
  8. The Light that was Lost, Alexandra Matthews
  9. Interdependent, gajanan mishra
  10. Perhaps Of ofasianperhapsswayshymm, sEaN nOrTh

Poem of the Day

poet Edmund Spenser

Of this worlds theatre in which we stay,
My love like the spectator ydly sits
Beholding me that all the pageants play,
Disguysing diversly my troubled wits.
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]