OPWONYA JOEL ONEN

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OPWONYA JOEL ONEN Biography

Opwonya Joel Onen is a Ugandan poet from Northern part, Acoli land. He is the C.E.O of an international poetry group, POETRY AT HAND INITIATIVE and a student.

EARLY LIFE.
Opwonya Joel Onen was born on 27th November,2001 to Onen Emmanuel and Oyella Christine. His early poetry began in 2020 and gained international fame, with his poem 'WHEN I PEN' a ...

OPWONYA JOEL ONEN Poems

1.
Pure Heavens

'How much do you love me? '
'Have you seen the milky ways, ' I asked
'How much do you love me! ', she asked angrily
'Having seen them, that's how much
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2.
Kiss Of A Butterfly

If loving you is a flight, we would be
Butterflies

For I can't kiss air without a heart
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3.
The Ash Of Revival Night

As my brain washes the blossoms
My night kindled the portion
Negating the demise of dawn
On a night walk to the towns
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4.
Bliss Of A Young Amateur

She sits on the couch and read the solfa
She strikes the keys in melody that
Blazes sparkle in unity
As though she teaches her mother
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5.
Coffee And Love

As usual to my muscles, a break burn deep in my love router. in the morning sipping coffee and bitting slices of bread. I reach out for a reward of love shown on your face. the wavy hair your head grows ripe my weary jungle. as they seem a real love, I nod for more in the morning. peeping to the reflection in our eyes, mingling our fingers, toasting cups, freezing in the mist, enjoying crisp of the rain rippling on the coarse glass window. We make love like kites and air, like rain and thunder, like tooth paste and brush, like coffee and love. like morning and dawn, birds and song, king and crown, day and night, peace and unity.... Sweetheart, in Acoli we say 'Ocok man ki bye ne' meaning 'Each wild pepper with his own anthill (problem) as a sign of romantic partnership glued
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OPWONYA JOEL ONEN Quotes

12 July 2021

'I DO NOT LOVE BECAUSE OF LOVE I LOVE BECAUSE LOVE LOVED ME BEFORE' Wild Heart

12 July 2021

'FIGHT. LET THE INTESTINES VIBRATE LET THE STOMACH PANIC LET THE BRAIN SUFFER THEN FART AS WINNER' Wild Heart

12 July 2021

'I WILL NEVER LET YOU UP OR DOWN I WILL LET YOU BE LIKE HYENAS I WILL NEVER LET YOU IN THE VALLEY, I WILL KEEP YOU IN A BASIN' Wild Heart

12 July 2021

'I WONDERED HOW LOVE TASTES UNTIL WHEN I ATE A BOAT OF HATRED, I CHEWED MATURED PAINS' Wild Heart

28 July 2021

IF YOU KNOW YOUR HISTORY YOU KNOW WHERE YOU CAME FROM

OPWONYA JOEL ONEN Comments

Jil Emmanuel 20 August 2021

I like your poems so much

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