konye ori


konye ori Poems

1. When Night Falls 12/30/2007
2. In The Daze Of Our Youth 12/31/2007
3. As The Pine Cypress Tree Would Say 1/3/2008
4. The Mandrake 1/15/2008
5. Our Uncompleted Walls 1/16/2008
6. The Oracle Of The Witch Doctors 3/16/2008
7. Old Cry 3/16/2008
8. A Good Person Of Setzuan 3/16/2008
9. Anything But A Poem 3/21/2008
10. Who Knows? 11/12/2008
11. Echoes From Umofia 11/12/2008
12. The Coat Of Arms (Nig.) 1/3/2008
13. My Rotting Land 12/30/2007
14. Long African Night 12/30/2007
15. Dance Of A God 1/3/2008
16. Empty Nest 12/31/2007
17. A Winter Break 1/3/2008
18. A Lost Dynasty (A Call To The Children Of Africa) 1/6/2008
19. Even Eagles Cannot See 1/16/2008
20. Been In Bed With Success 12/31/2007
21. It Rains 12/31/2007
22. A Worrying African Child 2/1/2008
23. **the Konye Obaji Ori (United Africa) Manifesto** 1/16/2009
24. Secret Of The Sun 12/28/2007
25. Crying 'Africa' 12/28/2007
26. - We Are The Africans 3/16/2008

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Best Poem of konye ori

- We Are The Africans

We are the Africans
We rose with the sun and fell with the rain,
Stood with the hills
And danced with the forest-
when life sang her song.

In the comfort of our huts and
thatch we sprung.

We are the Africans-
the paragons of nature-
Seemingly cursed by her grace;
Yet we live- blessed by the sun.

We are the Africans
“Never hide behind the curtains”
Queen Kahina would say.
“Peacocks are always proud,
Lions are never afraid,
And eagles are strong.”

We are the Africans
Sing us a good song and we will dance to it by the ...

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Crying 'Africa'

Once the color of the night,
graced in starry skies

The full moon left little to wonder
of the morning sunrise
Then we were singing “Africa.”

But lightning flashes struck our clouds
and raging thunders burst open

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