Best Kenya Poems
Below are the all-time best Kenya poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of kenya poems written by PoetrySoup members
The Aberdare Ranges Kenya
kenya, africa, mountains, nature,
Dawn, when silence falters
And the trees of the range-
Are tucked in a bucket of fog
Marching dawn, whose beauty never alters,
I tuck myself in blankets...
my country kenya
kenya, beauty, city, farewell, i
What a harmonious...
KENYA MY PRIDE
kenya, peace, change,
We are kenyan superstars,
That is what we are,
Kenya our mother land and pride,
Shines so bright that it cannot fade,
Today we hear,`Kenyan athletes bring home,
IF GOD GIVES UP ON US
kenya, betrayal, conflict, environment, imagination,
IF GOD GIVES UP ON US
the games have begun
We be target practice
Kill at will
...if you will
matter to the people
you're chanting to
TIME FOR 'ENOUGH'
kenya, community, leadership, political,
Are we not tired yet?
When will we feel it is time?
Time to put our feet firmly on the ground
Call ‘enough’ boldly by its name
Purge Our Consciences
From my lowly bachelor’s house
Proudly christened ‘Embassy Fair’
I woke up to the chirping of birds
On the trees above and across the vale
And the riverine bushes...
OF TALES, THE STUFF OF LEGENDS
kenya, africa, betrayal, community, conflict,
Great are his exploits
honour and rank
He's fondly recalled
Back to memory
The great legends of Old..
Great Chief Waiyaki wa Hinga..
Aged nine he killed a...
IN THE YEAR 2012 contest
kenya, adventure, life, sea, sea,
Hungry reader, wild sea lover, wordsmith, listener of dreams and lies
Daughter of beloved parents –strong-- longingly and sorely missed
Left Alaska, empty nester, wrote a book...
Baby Samantha Pendo
The morning illuminated her face:
While deep in a sweet sleep she wondered why
She couldn’t see through the glowering darkness;
But in the morn she...
The Devil Has no Horns
In Simple words
The devil has no horns
She wears smaug balm, Oh, Lord of the Rings
She sleeps in El Dorado Street, the Hotels of Svengali
Would she be an April Faerie
kenya, fairy, muse,
Tresa faerie was excited.
Today was the day assignments were coming out.
She had been in training for six weeks.
She wondered where she would be...
Waithera,my first love
kenya, africa, devotion, history, symbolism,
Sometimes I feel I know nothing about life
But I do know something about Kenya
I come from the gustily, hilly terrains of rural Ingavira
Where huts form...
ONE NATION, ONE BLOOD
We are one nation, one blood,
In times of sorrow, we calm each other,
In moments of horror, we cluddle together,
When we slip on the way, we...
absolutely nothing stops the pipeline.
it penetrates all ways of life
all borders, all villages & towns---
the pipeline kills everything in its path if it dare...
kenya, black african american, girlfriend-boyfriend,
I see you in the wind
The sun captures you,
from bloom to stem
Your dark attraction is intoxicating
Various shades you are,
Blue-violet, fuschia and pink
In Support of a Kenyan Teacher
kenya, africa, career, change, class,
In this land we had a President teacher
So was our nice neighbour next door
A fertile ground to hold holy such a duty
An easy guess :...
kenya, courage, peace, mother, africa,
Oh! Mother Africa!
From the East to the West, from the North to the South of
Hero To People
kenya, africa, death, hero, leadership,
Hero of the people
Executed by hanging
Executed and buried
Buried in a mass gave
Buried in the morning
Morning of mourning
End of his fight
kenya, beauty, passion, patriotic, power,
scouts stand proud
two spears and shield
immortalizing Kenya's legacy
Name: Teddy Kimathi
The cry of a mere Kenyan
kenya, africa, community, corruption, courage,
The CRY OF A KENYAN.
Rihanna talks of The New America
It seems same for poor Kenya
Our one and only treasure
Drowning in the dark
I LOVE MY NATION
kenya, anger, sad love,
I love my nation!
With all my heart I love this land
I’d die for all what it stands for
Hypocrisy and two-facedness
Inhumanity and corruption
What a sweet and...
today i found me
Yesterday my dad said i can be a doctor
Yesterday my mom was sure i'll end being a lawyer
I solved so many cases in my young...
kenya, culture, family, friend, green,
We picked him up at the airport
He only had a carry on bag
So the visit was just for awhile
We got him home,I gave him...
kenya, appreciation, best friend, blessing,
Is it your feeble knock i hear
Waiting to offer a lifetime tale
Wailing in gasps to create
kenya, conflict, peace, political,
When one makes viable peace
Between erstwhile colonial whites
And erstwhile colonized blacks
To the advantage of the whites
We urge for a Nobel Peace Prize