ZAMBIA DREAMS

Flag-map of Zambia

Flag-map of Zambia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Red of blood

Yellow of copper

Green of harvest

Black of skin.

She beckons

and arrests

and I, greedy for colour,

Run – and lose

distressed.

But winning is not the only

Prize.

There’s Dreaming.

Sunsets.

 

©Millicent Danker
18 January 2010

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