Israel Dammy Ipaye

Rookie - 1 Points (03/11/1989 / Ayegunle Oka Akoko South West local government Ondo state Nigeria)

Just A New Day - Poem by Israel Dammy Ipaye

Just a new day I had thought upstairs
Sitting on my little cradle at dawn
Expecting the food vendor I had dreamt inwards
All this gummy dirts were washed down
Just like the moment between life and death
Looking at my back, it was these bees I doubt around
I beheld not an apiary in the depth
Round my tangerine they buzz abound
Just a trivial relief
Allies came saying they are creatures of the great one
Appreciated by men through this belief
Oh! I said I shall be as this crayon
To appreciate the bees
Fortunately they come my ways.

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  • Dr.subhendu Kar (9/17/2008 3:21:00 PM)

    Oh! I said I shall be as this crayon
    To appreciate the bees..........................excellent write with wonderful imagery.of life, ingeniously depicted,10+, thanks for sharing
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Poem Edited: Friday, August 15, 2008

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