Tsegaye Hailesilassie

Rookie (November 30,1989 / Dangla, Ethiopia)

My Heart Has No Heart - Poem by Tsegaye Hailesilassie

My heart, don’t you have a heart
That you face all these hurt
You stand all these shit
And rather than jump and march
Or explode and ignite
To be ‘a lamp and a light’
All yo do is ‘keep quiet! ’
Oh my heart, don’t you have any heart!


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, June 1, 2011


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