Onalethuso Petruss Ntema

(27/02/1985 / Maun, Botswana)

butterflies look so colorful


butterflies look so colorful
in their own color
and the blue sky of emptiness
looks beautiful when rain
clouds gather around
and soon rain come fall
over the land i walketh
to let the birds sing in joy
as the butterflies fly over
in their colorful color
to co-exist with man

opn04082012/1129

poem: 'butterflies look so colorful'
book: 'hands of hope'
year: august 2012
book no.9 of 2012

mambo music & poetry

Submitted: Thursday, August 23, 2012
Edited: Thursday, February 14, 2013

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