POETRY: Pwéson fwé

Too, toot, toot,
Kon la ka koné
Moun ka pwépawé
Yo byèn pwésé
Jik bodlanmè
Yo tout ka alé.

Halé ho, halé ho
Mawen épi dot moun
Kannòt yo ka halé
Kannòt  épi  nas
Epi bèl pwéson fwé.

Senk  liv pala
Dis koté sala
Moun ka mandé
Toutmoun ansanm
Vlé ganyen pwéson

Avan mawen vann
Lo yo ka tiwé
Epi moun ki halé
Asi sa yo ganyen
Wanjman yo ka twapé.

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9 Comments

  1. Proud D/CA
    November 6, 2011

    I love it!!!!

  2. forreal
    November 1, 2011

    i can not write it so,but i can read it based on the sound of it,i am literally teaching myself,and really love it.

  3. understanding!
    November 1, 2011

    Does every thing have to be a war? remember we were not aloud to speak it in school ,muchless learn to write or read it, so if some people a way from DA can’t read it we should not blame them ! am in DA and i could not read all of it, speak it i can, writing it not well!

  4. Jah know
    October 31, 2011

    i am Dominica. Are you? if you are and u aren’t from marigot or wesley then u should have understood.

    • mindme
      October 31, 2011

      Amen. Shameful how people go overseas and forget some or all of their culture. When them spanish speaking about all you on the subway in NYC at least have a creole to respond to them back nah? LOLOL

  5. is dat
    October 31, 2011

    sorry do not understand :(

  6. mindme
    October 31, 2011

    Niceness! Bah mwen un livre kayee la.

  7. dominican abroad
    October 31, 2011

    I dont understand a word of what this picture is trying to convey, can we have english sub-title for those of us who has left home a long time. [the diaspora].

    • Morchoroh
      October 31, 2011

      you have given up your culture and tha is your problem.It’s to damn easy for us as Dominicans to forget from whence we came.I have friends in London who were born and raised right there and speak more creol/patois than some of you recent migrants to the U.S,Canada and the U,K.Please check Mr Lennox Honeychurch for a book on Dominican creol/patois.Merci Bondie i pas ni anyen pour koupe sa.

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