I Know Why Your Mother Cries
I Know Why Your Mother Cries is not just a collection of poetry but a manifestation of the tears Mothers have cried and still cry.
The collection is engaging, utilizes humor, collective imagery and creates a special eureka feeling which every one no matter class,age or gender can relate with. It addresses almost every motifs of life.
Every one born of a woman should find pleasure in this beauty. And the beauty lies in the tears your mother sheds.. “But with your woman’s tears, the world becomes complete” (Stanza 15) This is a poetry about love, feminism, motherhood, failed promises, poverty, corruption, will, injustice, leadership, hope and the dream we collectively share.