Category: Literature

Gemoraw on Gemoraw

“… As a conscious Ethiopian, that is wounded & bleeded from the early age of my Young-hood, I don’t have any available means to protect my Country from such horrible atrocities except that crying on behalf of Ethiopia and its…

Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin, an acclaimed Ethiopian playwright

Obituary, Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin, Ethiopian Poet Laureate, Dies at 69 By JESSE McKINLEY, New York times, Mar 9, 2006 Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin, an acclaimed Ethiopian playwright who was also the country’s poet laureate, died on Feb. 25 in Manhattan, where…

Ethiopia’s poet and playwright of the common people

Tsegaye Gebre-Medhin Ethiopia’s poet and playwright of the common people Yohannes Edemariam and Aida Edemariam The Guardian, Wednesday 3 May 2006 The poet and dramatist Tsegaye Gebre-Medhin, who has died aged 69, was considered Ethiopia’s poet laureate. He was one…

Amharic poems in memory of Tsegaye

  Moti Ingida ሞት እንግዳ by Nekia-Tebeb   Iri Bey Ethiopia እሪ በይ ኢትዮጵያ by Getachew Aberra   Tsegaye Hiyawu New ጸጋዬ ሕያው ነው Addis from Dallas   Bier Dehna Senbich ብዕር ደህና ሰንብች by Getachew Aberra

የሞት ጉራማይሌ

(ከአብርሃም በየነ)   በማዳበሪያ መርዝ፣ ተብክሎ አፈሩ፣ በሞት ጥላ ግርዶሽ፣ ተከልሎ ምድሩ፣ እንደ ቅጠል ሲረግፍ፣ በላዩ ፍጥረቱ፣ የሞት ሳል ይስላል፣ እንደ ሰው መሬቱ። ሙሉውን ግጥም ያንብቡ