The poem "Turning Fifty" was written by Judith Wright from Australia. It was written in more than 80 % the Zikorean Style and Structure unconsciously as Dr. Maya Angelou did 100 % with her famous poem "Tears".

"Turning Fifty"

Having known war and peace
and loss and finding,

I drink my coffee and wait
for the sun to rise,

With kitchen swept, cat fed,
the day will quiet,

I taste my fifty years
here in the cup.

Outside the green birds come
for bread and water.

Their wings wait for the sun
to show their colours.

I'll show my colours too.
Though we've polluted

even this air I breathe
And spoiled green earth;

though, granted life or death,
death's what we're chosing,

and though these years we live
scar flesh and mind,

still, as the sun comes up
bearing my birthday,

having met time and love
I raise my cup -

dark, bitter, neutral, clean,
sober as the morning -

to all I've seen and known -
to this new sun.

I nominate her name to bestow her the title as a Zikorean Poet.

Dr. Zik
Jhelum Pakistan

Dr. Zik is the inventor of Zikorean English literature. He is a poet and the author of 4 books on Amazon, 4 dictionaries, ducationist and journalist.

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Dr Zik from Jhelum Pakistan

Dr Zik from Jhelum Pakistan

Dr. Zik is the inventor of Zikorean English literature. He is a poet and the author of 4 books on Amazon, 4 dictionaries, ducationist and journalist.

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