Abisoye Sejoro

Rookie (11/09/1990 / Lagos(Nigeria))

Africa


Africa my Africa
Africa my mother land
land of milk and honey
land of natural beauty
Africa land where i live

Africa my Africa
A land of great rulers
Africa my Africa
land of nature
A land were nature lives

Africa my Africa
A land blessed by God himself
On the day of creation
God threw diamond like stone
gold like rain
He dropped crude oil like rain

Africa my Africa
land of milk and honey

Submitted: Saturday, January 12, 2008
Edited: Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Form:


Do you like this poem?
4 person liked.
1 person did not like.

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Africa leaves in our flesh and heart

Comments about this poem (Africa by Abisoye Sejoro )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie Stanley Okeke (3/6/2008 4:32:00 PM)

    Hey man am happy am seeing ya poem, especially for the fact that you are Nigeria like me. and my Africa brother.. I love that good self... speak on Brother (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Tonight I can write the saddest lines, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Oliver Wendell Holmes

WHAT flower is this that greets the morn,
Its hues from Heaven so freshly born?
With burning star and flaming band
It kindles all the sunset land:
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. VIRTUAL POET FRIENDS, Philo Yan
  2. The Imponderable, Sandra Feldman
  3. Arousal Of Energy, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  4. Being Welcomed, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Appreciating Cultures, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  6. What A Blessing, Shalom Freedman
  7. Within India's Veins, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  8. mountains- My fantasy world, tulip mayer
  9. What Lies Still, Joshua Hillard
  10. Do you Know Me? ? ? ? ?, William Lindenmuth
[Hata Bildir]