Gedion Onyango


The Witchdoctor - Poem by Gedion Onyango

The doctor in my village is a witch
That is why I like yours
He wear refined costumes
He hardly talk with threats
Like mine
And just like your gods, your doctors hate witches as I do
That is why I like yours

But
My mother tells me, you are all lying

Of course I don't believe her at all!

But
The other day I saw your doctor
Killing too!
Painfully and physically
Than a witchdoctor in my village
I like your medicine since it is not bitter like ours
The only bother I have,
Why does your doctors still come
For the tree-roots of our ‘witchdoctor'!

Topic(s) of this poem: parallelism


Comments about The Witchdoctor by Gedion Onyango

  • Jazib Kamalvi (4/21/2018 11:54:00 AM)

    Write comment. Imagination, Gedion. Read my poem, Love and Iust. Thanks (Report)Reply

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  • Drtony Brahmin (4/21/2018 10:43:00 AM)

    The only bother I have,
    Why does your doctors still come
    For the tree-roots of our ‘witchdoctor'! a nice poem.. your thinking and presenting the poem with the idea of parallelism is really good dear poet. tony
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 21, 2018



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