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Rwanda Poems - Poems about Rwanda

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Premium Member tell her you saw me
...heless I turned and looked at you, and then ... I was gone. Tell her you saw me ... You were in the highlands of Rwanda in June, there to do your outreach work for "the cause". You had stepped into a clearing on a hill crest, and ......Read More
Categories: rwanda, allegory, heartbreak, lost love,
Form: Free verse



Peace Under Siege
...Today I'm learning the name of war refugee camps, in Congo, Rwanda, Palestine, Lebanon, Turkey, Syria, Yemen, you name it, and the children who play hide and seek in charred au......Read More
Categories: rwanda, peace,
Form: Free verse
The Cancer of Africa
...destinies, Despised in Ghana scorned in Zambia Overtaken by Ethiopians locked out by Botswana Denied by Rwanda disgraced in Libya Mocked in South Africa Bared in sane countries where corruption is an indelible blot, ......Read More
Categories: rwanda, cancer, corruption, cry, evil,
Form: Free verse
War and Children
... …Cambodia, Rwanda, Syria… Wars never cease on the earth. Peace is pulverized. Each battle drags children into a vortex of a......Read More
Categories: rwanda, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member viral contagion
... the chambers of Auschwitz are never far away ashes do not disperse genocide that easily cracked skulls in Rwanda don’t break away from bone master’s lost conscience agent orange is not yet whiter than white Saigon hol......Read More
Categories: rwanda, death,
Form: Free verse



UNDER OUR FATHER'S SUN
...nothing new for life constantly reminds us of the old. >The killing fields of Khmer Rouge, Holodomor, France, Germany, Rwanda, and America were soaked with the lifeblood of millions. >The Yellow River of China, The Somme River, and the Nc......Read More
Categories: rwanda, religion, religious,
Form: Free verse
Mountain Gorillas
...Mountain Gorillas are listed as, endangered They are found in the Republic of Congo, Uganda and Rwanda and their habitat is, high forest mountains, to 13,000 feet of elevations surviving with thick fur, as tempera......Read More
Categories: rwanda, animal, beautiful, earth, education,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Knew Then that I Mattered
...nd kill you. You were cockroaches. Three orphans tried to understand. In April 1994 a million people were killed in Rwanda, Because they were the minority. Unarmed women and children, slaughtered. By machetes and steel-nailed clubs c......Read More
Categories: rwanda, africa,
Form: Prose Poetry
United we stand
...We stand, we tower, we rule. We are Africa; Nigeria, Liberia, Algeria, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia, Libya, Uganda, Rwanda, We are one. United, we stand To break the bonds Of corruption and tyranny. United, we stand To rout th......Read More
Categories: rwanda, africa, beauty, earth, environment,
Form: Free verse
HISTORY WORTH WRITING
...et innocent enough not to deserve even a pinch, May their souls rest in peace. The 1994 Genocide of Rwanda Remains history worth telling, Beyond that worth remembering, With a heart full of woes For t......Read More
Categories: rwanda, africa,
Form: Free verse
The Greatness Of Africa
...offee near corners of Mombasa Women beading around some parts of Luanda Elders sharing stories in the hearty homes of Rwanda Lovely smiles from the stunning faces of Eritrea Heartfelt love from the people of Liberia Eternal Spirit of U......Read More
Categories: rwanda, africa,
Form: Rhyme
God Bless Rwanda
...Wont judge any but we and them love and adore you to the fullest and till then. God bless the universe, people and my Rwanda. ......Read More
Categories: rwanda, africa, appreciation, beauty, blessing,
Form: Epic
Chaim Nachman Bialik: On The Slaughter of the Jews
...milar slaughters in human history and the poem remains chillingly relevant to the more recent ones in Israel/Palestine, Rwanda, Bosnia and Kosovo. Keywords/Tags: Holocaust, poem, Bialik, translation, slaughter, massacre, God, prayer, execut......Read More
Categories: rwanda, bible, holocaust, horror, murder,
Form: Verse
Premium Member After the Genocide
...were palpable The deep fraternal mistrust festered and discernable Propagated by colonial masters to divide and make Rwanda malleable And left lingering became monstrous and uncontrollable Snowballing in 1994 into an orgy of murderous ......Read More
Categories: rwanda, abuse, anger, conflict, discrimination,
Form: Free verse
What else is there to say
...nd our common relations. And the shame of our common history shows That the death camps of Auschwitz and Genocide in Rwanda and the plight of Rohingas that flee From the soldiers, and the flight of the Christians From IS in Iraq or the......Read More
Categories: rwanda, abuse, conflict, humanity,
Form: Free verse

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