BROKEN CLAWS (FOR AWO DANSOA) EXCERPT

Awo Dansoa; photo credit: JoyNews
Awo Dansoa; photo credit: JoyNews

The skin that society dug deep

The wound that society scratched to keep

Is now free to heal

For we have heard of its broken claws

Claws sent in the direction of a stronger soul

A soul which has severed society’s fingernails

II

Auntie Anti lived like a screen painting

Her eloquence causing dreamers fainting

Her hard work driving her …

Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2015

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