yewande adedokun

(19th may 1990 / owo, ondo state)

A Page Of My Face


I wake to a dawn on my face
its a call i must take
I will change the mirror i looked into yesterday
because it didnt define me well to me today

My strength as been misjudged for my weakness
I plan to take them through their judgement
My diary will give the account with no end
I will write a full page on my face each day for them

My diary will have a narrator
and i the author
sitting in the crowd is the prosecutor
but my life will be a town talk
because my face has been at all times on a page-off.

Submitted: Tuesday, June 05, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, June 06, 2012

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A Page Of My Face by yewande adedokun )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 2 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. No bounds, hasmukh amathalal
  2. Childhood Anger, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. Red and White, michael walkerjohn
  4. Just Rats, John Shea
  5. Entrails, michael walkerjohn
  6. Bad luck and story, hasmukh amathalal
  7. 1 [Tears] (Neverending Poetry - Personal.., Lenny Orlando Camacho
  8. You're The Best..., Almedia Knight Oliver
  9. Only In My Dreams (Regional Korea), Ronald Chapman
  10. Being Realistic, RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Poem of the Day

poet John Clare

I love to see the old heath's withered brake
Mingle its crimpled leaves with furze and ling,
While the old heron from the lonely lake
Starts slow and flaps its melancholy wing,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Grace Paley

 

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Acquainted with the Night, Robert Frost
  8. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  9. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  10. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]