Goddy Nana Mens

Rookie - 26 Points (August 11 1993 / Ghana)

Letter To My Motherland - Poem by Goddy Nana Mens

It is that time once again
And the birds sing of the dusk of another reign
The time is apt to assess and to judge
To stake our loyalty - the axe or the nudge
There may be change on the horizon
Men shudder in fear and anticipation
Their Evil they can hide no more
And their very deeds seek their fall
And in dire times like these
When Fall and Shame in the distance tease
When the taste of power is dying on the tongue
And more and more of it we long
A man - bein

Poet's Notes about The Poem

My first gift to my MOtherland

Comments about Letter To My Motherland by Goddy Nana Mens

  • Godfrey Morris (6/10/2012 3:49:00 PM)

    Lovely words so beautifully expressed. The message conveyed is so profound especially from someone so young.

    Thanks for your invitatation please continue to write.

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  • Valerie Dohren (6/9/2012 7:30:00 AM)

    A heartfelt write, well done. (Report)Reply

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  • (6/3/2012 2:46:00 PM)

    It unfolded as it went on, and the beauty of the message just grew. I liked this alot. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 2, 2012

Poem Edited: Thursday, December 6, 2012

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