G. Akanji Olaniyi

Tilapia Dream - Poem by G. Akanji Olaniyi

From the salty Salton Sea
To the ancient River Nile
Comes a nourishment more than a tea
Streamline body strewn in a file

To ancient Egyptians it meant rebirth
Accompanying and protecting the sun
Mentioned in Christ era; though not its birth
The Sea of Galilee; abode for its fun

Now I dream of Tilapia
For my meal in search of protein
Never ever going to Serbia
Getting bag loads in the market is certain

Olaniyi G. Akanji
© 2015

Topic(s) of this poem: fish

Comments about Tilapia Dream by G. Akanji Olaniyi

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/8/2015 12:36:00 AM)

    From the salty Salton Sea
    To the ancient River Nile...fish swims and dreams wonderfully in your wise imagery. Interesting poem shared really...10
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 8, 2015

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