Treasure Island

Diana Rosser


Utenzi wa kwanza


Siwezi kusema sauti
ya nchi ya kuzaliwa yangu
ingawa hapa wao ni
kuponda katika kifua changu
kumpiga kwa sauti

Submitted: Monday, June 02, 2014

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The first poem
I cannot speak the sounds
of the country of my birth
though here they are
pounding in my chest
beating for a voice

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