Treasure Island

Edward Kofi Louis

(13th October 1961 / Accra, GHANA)

Covered With Blood


Shot and dead!
No peace,
No law,
No joy;
In the land of war.

The Babylon System!
Living the poor children on the streets;
With the bullets of war aiming at them.

Facts, acts!
Covered with blood;
Shot and dead.

Mushrooms,
Enter, entertainment!
Covered with hair;
Lady, malady!
No peace,
No law,
No joy.

Submitted: Friday, January 17, 2014
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