Anitah Muwanguzi

Bronze Star - 2,725 Points (31/12/1992 / JINJA UGANDA)

Lifeaids - Poem by Anitah Muwanguzi

Heart wrapped in wire mesh

every motion elicits more bleeding

the bandaids will not do

velvet words will not do

tender brushes with flesh, will not do

loud music, comfort food, ice blocks will not do

reminiscence will not do, denial is not even working, half laughs, half smiles,

exaggerated laughter comes out hollow

nothing will do

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Form: Ballad


Comments about Lifeaids by Anitah Muwanguzi

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags


Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 24, 2015



[Report Error]