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Moviemanier

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Below is the poem entitled Moviemanier which was written by poet Papa Kofi Amoh. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Moviemanier

My mother is a kind of person on the planet
Who cannot watch movies on tv or the internet
Because she thinks they're real.

I tell her of the video shoots
And say it's just a movie.
She leans back and at me she hoots
'My boy don't be a rookie'.

And so I linger with the rest
Of borrowed video tapes.
Mama home like a house arrest
My mocking brother gapes.

I still can't watch Spartacus,
Vampire Diaries nor Nikita.
Daily we watch In Focus
From Voice of America.

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  1. Date: 10/4/2011 2:16:00 PM
    hahaha....mothers are so concerned about education.. for once i taught it was only my troublesome mum...now i know my friends have the same problem.........the end is simple" jux for our good" ....this is a masterpiece bro

    Amoh Avatar Papa Kofi Amoh
    Date: 10/24/2011 4:58:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    True talk man. thanks..warlays! lol
  1. Date: 8/5/2011 11:45:00 AM
    Sweet reminder of my mother’s home- keep up the good work Joanna Davis

  1. Date: 8/4/2011 10:28:00 AM
    Lovely write Papa Kofi... i like it alot. Thanks so much for sharing

    Amoh Avatar Papa Kofi Amoh
    Date: 8/4/2011 11:03:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Chiquita..i take this as a motivation to write much awesome pieces..