With Bowed Heads, We Take A Knee

We prostrate too so that the earth can bear witness

Obinna Uruakpa
Feb 28 · 2 min read
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Photo: Obianuju Uruakpa

We take a knee and lower our heads
so our eyes won’t see you struggle
to choose whether we live or die,
on the earth we fix a steady gaze
to implore her…