Melikhaya Zagagana


Not for tears but smile Poem by Melikhaya Zagagana


A smoke of mighty mezz
blown away by trifle winds.
Not for tears but smile.
Be strong for the coming days,
cloche your eyes for mocking-birds.
Like a mirror be vigilant to passersby.
Love of decent nature bodes in valleys
of resilience, shape-up and foot ahead
Take nothing of less but decent kind.
The one to be is to be in the present of
unfamiliar times.
Let the smile unfold, let the rain melt
the stain.
He was man-less to come-at-able.
If you can, smile and take a run.
Run and seal-up the times
lost at wonder-pig.
Let the skunk chase the rats.
Like an eagle keep your aims high.
Capers keep running at no aim.
Not for tears but smile,
not for tears but smile

Submitted: Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Edited: Sunday, February 02, 2014

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