lawrence mute Poems
|1.||Diary Down South||8/27/2007|
|3.||How To Negotiate A Disability Convention In New York||8/27/2007|
|5.||Must Mugwe Die?||8/27/2007|
|6.||Under The Rubble Lies My Love||8/27/2007|
|7.||Angel On Tom Mboya Street:||8/27/2007|
Angel On Tom Mboya Street:
I met an Angel this very morning
She came into my day on the kerb side of National Archives
As I waylaid mature pedestrians to help me across Tom Mboya
I waved, and waved, and shied, and waited.
Angel touched my hand, she meant to lead across the road
I bent low to say:
'I want to cross Tom Mboya...
'Nataka kuvuka barabara! '
She linked her arm, and we were under way
So startlingly small, so quietly assured
It is Agape itself.
'Let's go, ' says Angel's hand.
Angel's hand feels small in mine
'Mathrii za Eastleigh' boom big and blow ...