SENTINEL POETRY MAGAZINE  APRIL 2003

NKECHI NWOSU-IGBO
FOUR  POEMS

Urban Ugliness

I Am Every African Woman

Sculpture of Dead Thoughts

Colors Of Debt

Cover Page

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URBAN UGLINESS


If you are with me
When I die
Would you remind me
To close my legs first?

As I fall to the ground
When I am shot,
Would you turn my face around
So the good side is up?

You owe me this
For it is my last wish.


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