• How can you describe yourself in a summarized manner? With a soul forged by the tender kiss between the White and Blue Niles, I am a child of the Great Nile, who inhales Afrika, & exhales humanity through story telling.
When the sun is too confident to shy away And the heavens open up As if to wash away the sins of mankind An arch forms in the skies Richard of York gave battle in vain
When we were younger Our woolen school sweaters had nametags imprinted on them Using sharp pointing needles And some brightly colored thread To tell Mohammed’s from Mohamed’s sweaters apart.
Dear Afrikan child, Every time they tell you ‘you cannot be’ Remember that you taught them Before they robbed you Stole from your womb