Alvin Mingle


The Totem Pole


Dancing around the Totem Pole

They turn here; they turn there

With their gaping mouths

They sing words

Piercing words which lick at the Flames

Surrounding the Totem Pole

(March 2014, Accra)

Submitted: Sunday, June 01, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, June 03, 2014

Topic of this poem: words


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