Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Kofi Awoonor (Song Of Sorrow) Comments

Rating: 4.2

Dzogbese Lisa has treated me thus

It has led me among the sharps of the forest

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African Poems
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Emmanuel Joseph Olumakiss 21 November 2021

A poignantly poem embedded with sorrow and solitary. my love for this great poem song of sorrow and the poet Kofi Awoonor can't be overemphasized.

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Mike 13 May 2021

It's a traditional dirge, dicpicted by imagery. So interesting!

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MB sadeeq 10 December 2020

So sad

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Hannatu Adamu 19 October 2020

Very good employment of imagery!

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singeh Cyril fonyuy 02 February 2020

I enjoy reading your peom congrats and we need more

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Chioma 01 February 2020

Nice work, I enjoy reading it.

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SOLOMON BUNDI 04 December 2019

GOOD WORK DONE BY THE POET IN

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Aduke 30 August 2018

Vanity, called life

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Safiou Amza 22 June 2018

this poem make me weep

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Song of sorrow Spell tears on my cheeks my only home Visit the sharp teeth of termites

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ifeanyi 23 January 2018

ride on sir, your are an inspiration to me

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ifeanyi 23 January 2018

whenever I read it I cry alot

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mgbodile oluchi 22 January 2018

This is a very nice poem

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AGORI CLEMENT 10 December 2017

This Poem make alot of meaning in human lives, in every society, if one member is corrupt it affects all members in that society, if one member is good it all affects all members in that society, no one in exception.so all hands are on dek to ensure that the right thing is done.

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Willy odo 12 November 2017

Fantastic Reminds me of mid 80s as a literature student. God bless the poetAdd a comment.

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Joshua Adeyemi 20 May 2017

What colonailism wroth in Africa, Africans that also refuse to fight the scar. Well written...Awoonor!

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so beautifully written

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I love this poem and it's author

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I love this poem and its' author

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Ernest Makuakua 25 May 2016

Good work keep writing brother thanks for sharing

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