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written by: Daniel Gekonge



I stand here
Behind bars
Ready to sink
Into the earth
Sneeze and sniff
Laugh and cough
Rip open a chest
Filled with seeds
Of pain and neglect
Then blossom into
Flowers and thorns
Fierce like a virus
A Covid-19.

Daniel Gekonge

Daniel Gekonge

Daniel Gekonge is a teacher of English by profession and Literature by passion. He is a poet and loves reading. He studied and graduated from Kisii University.
Daniel Gekonge

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