Treasure Island

Edward Kofi Louis

(13th October 1961 / Accra, GHANA)

Twirl, swirl!


Elements,
On cement slabs;
Twirl, swirl!
With your muse.

Love!
With a kiss from the heart;
Like, 'Beauty and the Beast'.

Hall, all!
just die and you will see how many love ones you do have,
In Ghana! !
Where, Ghanaians spend more for the dead than the living.

Life!
I am always hopeful;
With your sweet muse and, with your sweet love.

Spare! !
Expense,
Like the dancing pallbearers;
But, Ghanaians do care more about the dead than the living.

Submitted: Friday, September 20, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 20, 2013
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