Jamaican poetry by poetess denise fyffe

Jamaican Poetry: Uproot

Stand tall and watch them fall,
Crumbling like Jericho’s wall;
Stand firm and do not squirm
No fear, only discern.

You got more in the line
You got time on your side;
You got more than they can see,
Far more than men like trees.

Stand tall, watch and see,
Like trees burning in a frenzy;
Fire at the root,
No more to dig deep or grow;

No more,
Uproot!

 

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About the writer:
Poetess Denise N. Fyffe is a published author of over 30 books, for more than eight years and enjoys volunteering as a Counselor. She is a freelance writer for online publications such as Revealing the Christian Life, Jamaica Rose, Entertainment Trail, My Trending Stories among others.

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