Leandra Gebrakedan


Leandra Gebrakedan Poems

1. I'M Probably Getting It All Wrong 10/14/2009
2. This Poem Is For Them 10/2/2010
3. Mother Teresa 10/2/2010
4. In Gods Eyes I Will Do No Wrong 10/13/2010
5. Poets In Prison 5/8/2009
6. Stop The Tipaimukh Dam 4/24/2012
7. Ethiopia 5/7/2009
8. Do Not Mistake My Compassion For Weakness 8/8/2014
9. Do You See Me 10/10/2009
10. International Womens Day 3/1/2011
Best Poem of Leandra Gebrakedan

International Womens Day

International Woman’s day


The war has taken its toil on us
The war has taken its toil on me
We carry on without a fuss
Carrying the scars in my heart and body

Left for dead, far from home
My enemies regard me as a nonentity
My weary, wounded body, I drag, aimlessly I roam
My pride lost with my dignity

Each step is laborious, each step is excruciating
I feel, I can no longer carry on
But at home my children are waiting
My mind keeps replaying, their favourite song

What is this, I see and hear, just ahead
The child of my enemy, lost, ...

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