Kobik William

Rookie (7/11/1989 / Tamale)

A Friend - Poem by Kobik William

... You want to know who I am? ....
I am a friend of yours back
In those shrinking days in your.....
A friend who looked black but was white
A friend who didn't fear the ridiculous eyes of the world he never really loved
A friend who was of the moldering leaves of neglected shrubs
A friend who suffered a pleasant comrade deceit but for trust
A friend who thirsts for happiness
A friend who loves the soft flow of musical notes more than men
A friend whose heart still pumps the acidic past
A friend who reminisces those days of back stabbing and soul piercing laughter
A friend you made happy-sad
A friend whose happiness faded away with time just as beauty rusts with age
A friend who came to see farther beyond your masked smiles
A friend who suffered the potent arrow of your provincial clandestine
A friend....
...... Yes that is me - William the poet.

Comments about A Friend by Kobik William

  • (7/8/2010 4:53:00 PM)

    I truely enjoyed this particular piece as I believe it to be very relatable. Good work! I'd very much enjoy it if you took a look at 'Colors of me (P1) ', thanks and keep it up! :) (Report) Reply

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  • (10/11/2009 3:08:00 PM)

    Indeed good write.
    Cordially invite to read my poems
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  • (8/20/2009 2:40:00 AM)

    This is your best........cheers..... (Report) Reply

  • (8/13/2009 6:00:00 PM)

    such an amazing person and friend i presume (Report) Reply

  • Meggie Gultiano (8/7/2009 5:58:00 AM)

    this is a loving piece written straight from the heart.
    Nicely penned..
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  • (8/3/2009 10:21:00 AM)

    very intense, sensitive piece william...good work. keep it up! 10+ (Report) Reply

  • Melissia Ann Senter (8/1/2009 9:42:00 AM)

    WOW! ! ! Thia was great my friend just simply great thanks for sharing with me Melissia Ann (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 30, 2009

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