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Forbid My Sunrise on a Foreign Sky

By Eddie Awusi

Forbid My Sunrise on a Foreign Sky

I stand on this other side of justice
A refugee; a piper; a homeless boy, a castaway
A Wagner fixing wishes on Arabia grounds
Disgruntled breeze usurp the arena
Depraved laws strutting with tenacity of prayers
Forbid my sunrise on a foreign sky
I court the nights with a feverish feat
Marching with the resolution of a chivalric knight
Denouncing my ordeals with a Protestant's
Quizzical zeal
I am a victim here

Article © Eddie Awusi. All rights reserved.
Published on 2018-05-14
Image(s) are public domain.
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