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Poetry

LUO NYATITI MUSIC FROM KENYA

 

 

Nyatiti is an eight-stringed plucked lyre from Kenya. It is a classical instrument used by the Luo people located in the Nyanza western region in Kenya. It is about three feet long. The player of Nyatiti holds it …

Impisi

Impisi (HYENA) 

 

Her heart empty of vitality

She succumbs with her tragedy

Taken out of her territory

She thinks about her history

 

From her despair, she is withering

From the time, she waits for the grave

Far from her …

Lyrics: We’ve Had Enough By Michael Jackson

 

 Love was taken from a young life
And no one told her why
Her direction has a dimlight
From one more violent crime

She innocently questioned why
Why her father had to die
She asked the men in

Revista de Literatura y Oralidad de las Neoáfricas y del Caribe en criollización: RAÏS NEZA BONEZA: Current poetry of the Congo

 


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