Learn More

Alex Kenneh

Rookie - 10 Points (02/10/1992 / Philadelphia)

Drivin' Me Wild


Mount Zion, do we deserve,
Bleeding, bleed bonds, no reserves,
Savior, saving privates and sinners,
Break fast, last suppers and dinners,
Diamond encrusted sidewalks,
Plateau corrupted by Wall Street,
Casting call, new caste system,
Edgar's Raven over Jim Crow,
Grudges imprison millions,
Judges imprint war on drugs,
Terror temper tantrums,
D date declare drums, anthems,
Lois, memory lane, trials of a Superman,
All that glitters, figments of wealth,
Upon a time lies, eugenic views of self,
Heart and mind follow it,
Vividly counting steps,
Take a bow now or never,
Stirred up chances darling,
Mocking world, we are Marley.

Submitted: Saturday, January 25, 2014

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 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?

Comments about this poem (Drivin' Me Wild by Alex Kenneh )

Enter the verification code :

  • Bronze Star - 7,440 Points Sandra Feldman (1/29/2014 12:16:00 AM)

    Wonderful conglomerate of our so called socio-historic world. A very smooth opening to so many things that are embedded into our culture. To be read many times with enjoyment.
    I have something to add if I may
    Do we deserve non-evolving government?
    Where the Chief controls the Tribe,
    Where the Dictator kills all drive,
    And All have to pay their fare share (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  4. Death Be Not Proud, John Donne
  5. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  6. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  7. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. ~I Choose the Mountain~, howard simon
  9. The Late Gift, Martin Swords
  10. Mother To Son, Mankhokwe Namusanya

Poem of the Day

poet James Whitcomb Riley

There! little girl; don't cry!
They have broken your doll, I know;
And your tea-set blue,
And your play-house, too,
Are things of the long ago;
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. તે જ જોવાનું..tej jovaanu, hasmukh amathalal
  2. Sounds, Vera Sidhwa
  3. The Sounds, Vera Sidhwa
  4. Absence, Neela Nath
  5. Not Knowing What Might Have Been, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  6. The rising, gajanan mishra
  7. Flowing Water, Vera Sidhwa
  8. Cooling Water, Vera Sidhwa
  9. May I be allowed, gajanan mishra
  10. The Green Days, Nhuan LeXuan
[Hata Bildir]