TWO POEMS BY KAGWA DZONZI 1. VISSION 2020 2. THIS DIVORCE

VISION 2020

By KAGWA DZONZI

A mad husband you have remained

Since then, that you wedded my country

Promising change never this nightmare

Or did we really understood your isms

A decision to develop

Mission to uproot poverty

Operation to fly high

Vision to move far

 

Is it laziness

Corruption and irresponsibility

Nepotism or political orgy

Ignorance even primitiveness

Infidelity or selfishness

That we have missed your track

Excuse; Do you mean vision 4040 or 2020

I guess…the problem is: We

 

 

 

 

THIS DIVORCE

BY KAGWA DZONZI

You told us you’re the change,

Hand claps, jeers, ululations suffocated the air.

Then a fat vote handpicked you upstairs,

But now you’re rude gods.

Our requests are dumped,

Our challenges you forget,

Our poverty you turn jokes,

Our names are never your history,

Our efforts means faults.

Can a tree survive without roots?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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