Thanks for coming up with a new Idea. Do you want a banana? Debra, isn’t it amazing how an accent can often make all the difference in how we are drawn to a poem? (Do you want a banana?) Maybe it’s the Irish in me. I loved, loved, loved the banana man poem. You know the phrase, it has a ring, If you watch the music video for Aristotle’s Denial, there’s a part where a guy is holding a banana, and some masks appear that look like the inspiration for Banana Man’s design. I’ll email everyone the collaborative poem later this month. So get on the internet today and start finding money saving items of every kind. Learn how your comment data is processed. Alas, there’s a schedule to keep, and content to create. As you should have noticed, I am still charmed due to the allegorical effect of Tennyson’s “The Lady of Shalott” Glad you enjoyed the specificity of my poetic attempt. Head down de hill to banana stan, like it makes sense that people think it's racist but goddamn is that stupid, i can see the possible similarities to blackface but there doesn't really seem to be anything making fun of black people, it doesn't seem to be much more than tribal banana chaos. First let me say that I thoroughly enjoyed that video! But when writing is done,the readings such fun Subject: Mama, will you buy me a Banana From: GUEST,Norbert and Gesa Date: 06 Apr 02 - 07:10 PM There is an irish children song we are searching for. Listening to “The Song of the Banana Man” read aloud is simply a must. no other thoughts together I type my first line Banana Joe's head [High-pitched] And I say BA-NA-NA. I can never get the lines to flow correctly. Hate to tell you Jeri, but poetry isn’t my cup of tea either. The actual reading of the poem begins at 3:22, but the set-up is equally intriguing. There was a time in my life when I wrote new words for that song but they were a bit outside the range for many younger viewers. Having said that I was at a PechaKucha the other evening and a young girl was reading her own poetry. Free as dese mountains, free as dis sea, and nothing gives up as easily as an unavoidable passion, I found your idea truly eloquent, therefore I just couldn’t avoid joining you… Lyrics. to sing the not english bits in Black Rainbows? Cheryl, it’s just four measly rhyming lines I’m asking you to write Oh well, it’s early in the morning. S.P., how appropriate that you’ve added a bit of a Scottish feel to your lines. I can’t wait to see the complete project. Sit frozen in time, writer’s bock, I think I have caught. Yes, by God, an m’big right han Banana Joe: BA-NAH-NA. I will live an die a banana man. An mullet an janga swim in de pool, A proper sleep dat is long an deep. funny how words are flowing without even trying Debi, I think it’s the head-scratching factor of poetry that I like the most “The Song of the Banana Man,” like most narrative poems, is on the longer side. But I love to read it. Banana Joe: BA-NAH-NA. You brought me back a straw hat that came from Panama, Reply. Definitely not a poet. Stick around. Or else it’ll end up reading like a dried piece of toast. (Sung)Praise God an m’big right han I ben m’back to de hot-sun toil, All de way down to de harbour side— An set m’foot to de mountain climb, Give me four lines consisting of two-rhymed couplets. When all is done it makes me glad. 2020-05-03T20:12:39Z Comment by Emily's Stuff And the more the passion keeps rising. ^.^ "~Kristy I said, ‘By God and dis big right han Jeannette, no apologies to Old Man River needed! I will live an die a banana man. Personally, i think the music video just a caricature of 30s cartoons and how weird and wacky they are, and the song itself is no more racist than the tally man tally me banana song being played at a white guys tiki bar. ☺. especially by Jeri, who makes it look like a breeze! I have ten acres of mountain side, Such a resource proved invaluable when I was an English teacher, but I also spent quite a few hours on the site simply enjoying listening to regular people discuss and read their most loved poems. My blog is me and this I say They behold escape of each awesome thought You probably also noticed that is is written in rhymed couplets which means each set of two lines rhymes. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. I will live an die a banana man. This resembles … In fact, I can almost guarantee you will be in a better mood for participating in the masterpiece we are about to create. Garrett Specialties has specials money savings online. Meredith, I most like the third line: “Do my words have an impact, a meaning, a reason?” I think all of us writer/bloggers can relate to that. ***, Image credit: Bright Idea by Zaldy Icaonapo, Article by Jeri Walker-Bickett aka JeriWB. 343 Favourites. If you watch the music video for Aristotle’s Denial, there’s a part where a guy is holding a banana, and some masks appear that look like the inspiration for Banana Man’s design. This meme took off after being shown on the show Tosh.0. Me, Zekiel, Breda and Duppy Son. Too often we find ourselves staying up past bedtime. When de truck comes roun I take a ride Sorry Jeri, but I am barely coming up with anything for my blog let alone try to get something decent here. Or just fall flat and never start. Crack those keys, get going on my post, 1 like. The actual reading of the poem begins at 3:22, but the set-up is equally intriguing. If it were black then it would come out as such on black and white video. ‘So when you see dese ol clothes brown wid stain, It's racist to no race in particular, how about that? Let’s just hope the third brave soul to stop by today will give the four-rhyming lines a go…. Yep, that’s all I’m asking of you today. I'll sing to you a story of a great man of the cloth, His name was Harry Lewis and he worked for Irving Roth, He died while cutting velvet on a hot July the fourth, His cloth goes marching on. And watch me stave off the Sands Of Time I personally believe banana mans makeup is supposed to be a beak, like his birds. Here they are: In keeping with the 14-syllable count you started, I have me a slice o’ personal bloggin’. Loved the video and the poem. There are so many things to write about it can be difficult to focus on just one at a time. There is nothing like a lilting Jamaican accent. Paul, somehow you strike me as the type of person who can crank out a lot of writing. Watch the video for Banana Song (I'm A Banana) from Onision's I'm a Banana (Banana Song) for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Met me in Golden Grove market place. The makeup is red, it had a black and white filter applied over it. General CommentI think this song is about pot. You brought me back an orange. He says, ‘You’re a beggar man, I suppose?’ That quite quickly the night seems to fall. Zoinks! With a blank page before me, my fingers strike the keys An a dainty-foot donkey dat I ride, The meme has started to die down, but views are slowly growing, currently around 25 million views.Video: Will it be a work of art Or as a blogger, am I just shootin’ the breezin’? Thanks for letting me know about it. Dat is de night, when you, touris man, Still, I enjoyed reading it, and I’m glad I’m following your blog. I'm trying not to try too hard But you're hard to write down right So I pen these trite attempts At haikus for you tonight [Outro] Words don't work like Webster says They trip … An soaked right through wid de Portlan rain, You mus recognise a banana man. The last line cracked me up . I’m a strong man, a proud man, an I’m free, Here is my limp effort (with apologies to Old Man River). Yes! You brought me back a grapefruit. This blogging business is harder than it seems. (New subreddit rules, please read), Press J to jump to the feed. He cas his eye, turn up his nose, Candy, nice way to work in a monster mention . Now get to it and leave your own busy blogger stanza as a comment. And marvel at the wonders wrought! Jacquie, you are forgiven. Thank you . I tried to look for the origin of the masks, but couldn’t find anything. If not enough time we will find it in the hourglass I wish I was a poet but alas, my brain won’t go there. Song belongs to onisionI'm a banana I'm a banana I'm a banana LOOK AT ME MOOOOOOOVE!!!! Four Gros Michel, an four Lacatan, "It is sung by Banana Joe in a Elmore Stream-It video, which is shown again in "Darwin's Yearbook: Banana Joe.". (Sung)Praise God an m’big right han 2020-05-03T22:33:27Z Comment by francey.pants. Load up de donkey, leave de lan It may be fun; it may be sad Dat, by God an dis big right han Andrea, I’m so glad you enjoyed the poem. I sit down with one line in mind by Jeri Walker | Apr 7, 2014 | Lit Chat | 60 comments, Today is the day for a little collaborative poetry. I tried to look for the origin of the masks, but couldn’t find anything. But all I found was a little rhyme in my box of Cracker Jack. Sorry Jeri but whenever I try to write a poem it is more akin to a limerick. I will live an die a banana man. haha This was a great and thanks for sharing your creative ideas. Down at de bar near United Wharf An I pasture on dat very same lan From kids, home, and family, in life things most common Lenie, I think a lot of us can related to your final line: “When all is done it makes me glad.”. and then it’s the end, it’s publishing time. Till Massa Sun drop back o John Crow mountain, 'By God and dis big right han . 2020-05-20T02:01:08Z. 3. I don’t think that side of my brain works anyway . Then came braver souls who rose to the challenge. I really like some of this, but I’m more of a fan of shorter poetry. I envy that. Still the call of the blog page thundered ‘I leave m’yard early-mornin time Sometimes I enjoy reading it, but sometimes it makes me scratch my head. Five she-goats an a big black ram, Your email address will not be published. Poetry often gets perceived as being hard to understand, but many poems are written in user-friendly language about common subjects we all can relate to. I picked this poem as a way to inspire our collaborative poem because “The Song of the Banana Man” is about a person who takes great pride in what they do even though harvesting bananas in Jamaica is not the most glorious or respected of tasks. well done on moving the collective poetic muscle!!! how do you "accidentally" do something that looks and sounds a lot like blackface TWICE, after someone obviously told you "don't do that, it looks bad". Designed by Elegant Themes | Powered by WordPress. But I am happy to see response from some creative bloggers …. You can have too much, of a good thing. Who the fuck thinks its racist lmao, how sensitive must one be to complain about about the banana man. a fever I'm really out to sea This kettle is boiling over I think I'm a banana tree Oh dear I'm going slightly mad I'm ... over on the white hot sand Here he come with some for me Freshly taken from banana tree (1,2,3,4) Banana man me want a tan Give me double. It is a work song, from the point of view of dock workers working the night shift loading bananas onto ships. Dang. Banana Boat Song Lyrics: Day-o, day-o / Daylight come and me wan' go home / Day, me say day, me say day, me say day / Me say day, me say day-o / Daylight come and me wan' go home / Work all night on a Sometimes the love of home turns even the simplest words into something glorious. Jay, the accent really does make the poem come to life. Granted, that’s over the course of years of teaching. So through the video, he's wearing red makeup, not black. "~Tony "I'm almost 35 years old, and I can come home from a long, hard, bad day at work and listen to your songs and feel instantly better. Touris, white man, wipin his face, I have probably listened to this one over 25 times and it never gets old. Wid stems on deir heads in a long black snake Don’t groan just yet and don’t run away! [email protected] http://debioneille.blogspot.com. Glory, glory, Harry Lewis, Glory, glory Harry Lewis, Glory, glory, Harry Lewis, His cloth goes shining on! In turn, we’ll look at its subject matter and rhyme scheme to write our own bit of collaborative poetry titled “The Song of the Busy Blogger.”. Thanks Jeri. Don’t cas your eye nor turn your nose, joe did it a second time? we know, that the Sands family sang it in the seventys. We knock back a white rum, bus a laugh, Many people have made their own versions of them dancing to the song in a banana suit. Lyrics to 'Banana Boat Song' by Harry Belafonte: Day-o day-o Day light come and me wanna go home. I know myself, an I know my ways, I’ll start us. Especially on a day when things are not even-keel. Really enjoyed some of the attempts in the comments though. As sentinels guard the Fortess of Mind While on de pier is a monstrous hustle, It’s much appreciated. Would have a impact the community over what it look like and make a fight over if its racist or not when before hand we just laugh and make meme with this song and character. Banana day is my special day, We soldier on so as not to be considered lightweights. I simply share my life each day As part of National Poetry Month and my goal to bring you poetry focused posts during the month of April, I wanted to share one of my all-time favorite poems, “The Song of the Banana Man” by Evan Jones. Twice weekly the orders not tall Required fields are marked *. Welli, the comparison between writing and thriving is spot on. Jon, hmmm would love to know what your busy blogger stanza would be…. Reply. As a Latina, I don’t think I would like it if a non-Dominican tried to speak in my accent. 24 Comments. Arleen, thanks for giving some poetic lines a whirl and for being brave enough to go first. No worries. Now, when you're in Jamaica, please remember this: CHORUS 4. I understand that it could ACCIDENTALLY look like blackface, but: when someone tells you you did something rude by mistake the correct response is "oops my bad, didn't know, not gonna do it again", someone definitely told them it looked like blackface because why else would they take it off the MMMM cover if someone didn't tell them it looked suspicious. Okay genuine question who said ye and why? Please share and also consider subscribing! I tap out a line or two of written prose He says, ‘Boy, get some occupation, Hi Jeri – this is meant to show you that not all of us are poets. It is sweet, salty, and it can’t be beat. #WritersLife: Resources for Writers (Top 25 Posts), #EditTip: The Value of Writing Critique Groups, Authorpreneur #MarketTip: 5 Signs You Need to Embrace the Identity of “Author Entrepreneur”, #Editor: Story Bible and Manuscript Style Sheet Templates, #NationalPoetryMonth: How to Write a Sonnet. I need to write my twice-weekly Monster Meditation Ploughin an weedin, diggin an plantin ! OOOh I do not think I can do this…… I am sorry I am trying from yesterday if I can come with few lines but in vain. @james-benson-452662082 no to mention the creator of the song is a child predator . The lyrics describe how daylight has come, their shift is over, and they want their work to be counted up so that they can go home. Andleeb, I’m just glad the post got your to think of some possible lines for an entire day . love ya Jeri but I ain’t no poet either Forgiveness…I’m begging for yours. Restin after her ocean trip, She wrote about issues of such importance I paid attention and she was really good. Aquileana , Aquileana, thanks for contributing a stanza. Pumpkin Pie by Crystal Ross, I tried! I cut my stems an I’m on m’way, Some dumbasses who think it was blackface and a stereotype. An soaked right through wid de Portlan rain, It’s starting to look like this collaborative poetry effort may not get off the ground I love PechaKucha presentations and should do a post on the form one of these days. Bring me back a banana, sailor boy! Garrett Specialties is the best to provide promotional products and logo apparel too. I hope the poem in this comment thread can reach a similar length. "I'm a 17 year old guy enlisting in the Marine Corps and I love the Duck Song." My flow from hand to mind has disconnected from thought Students would have this poem stuck in their minds for days and months afterwards, and I hope you will too. Do my words have an impact, a meaning, a reason? An will sing wid pride to de end o my days De hills look black for de sky is light, Your email address will not be published. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Lorraine, that’s great that you are dong the A-Z Blogging Challenge. Perhaps whistling dis likkle rhyme, Great post Jeri! nothing else was changed. I'll be the one to judge, coming from Caribbean descent. I try and post, every week, Jagoda, okay but you just wait a couple of weeks until Shakespearean Insult day. Can’t write poetry to save my life, but boy, did I ever enjoy that poem, and that reading! have something to say that demands falsetto, That’s what my issue is. Banana Joe's head: BA-NA-NA. Song of the Banana Man, Evan Jones One of our all-time absolute favourite pieces of poetry is The Song of the Banana Man by Evan Jones. I will live an die a banana man!” I'M A BANANA! I love to write, but I’m not a poet. freshly taken from banana tree. At least not today. Aside from the wonderful lilt of the Jamaican accent, what probably most stands out about the poem is the simplicity of the subject matter. Pumpkin pie is my favorite thing to eat. But that’s too much, wait hear me speak, Then I read my disjointed letters traipsing the computer screen Becc, methinks there be a shortage of poets amongst some of my most devoted commenters. ‘De bay is calm, an de moon is bright De hills look black for de sky is light, Down at de dock is an English ship, Restin after her ocean trip, While on de pier is a monstrous hustle, Tallymen, carriers, all in a bustle, Wid stems on deir heads in a long black snake Some singin de sons dat banana men make, Like, Praise God an m’big right han I will live an die a banana man. I’ll Sing You a song, I’m Banana Man Sing you a song tonight! I’m a strong man, a proud man, an I’m free, Free as dese mountains, free as dis sea, I know myself, an I know my ways, An will sing wid pride to de end o my days (Sung)Praise God an m’big right han I will live an die a banana man.’ 0 thoughts on “ Song of the Banana Man ” Be the first to comment using the form below. Thanks for adding a stanza , When I ain’t in the mood to stir libretto, ‘Den de payment comes, an we have some fun, Sing us a song, you're the banana man. ... Also sorry I feel like I"m tagging you in a lot of drawings lmaoo. I have found some interesting analogical and poetical correspondences (for further details you can check out my comment back to you there), Best regards and thank you Jeri, Writing poetry can be a lot of fun. SmolMidget Oct 24, 2020. It shows a man dancing in a banana suit yelling, \"I'M A BANANA! LOOK AT MY MOVE!\". Yes, by God, an m’big right han By Fosbat Watch. Thinkin’ all day and wracked with pain, "I Say Banana" is a song from "The Uploads. I love how it makes me feel. I'm a strong man, a proud man, an I'm free, Free as dese mountains, free as dis sea, I know myself, an I know my ways, An will sing wid pride to de end o my days Praise God an m'big right han I will live an die a banana man.' And our image is reflected on a mirror, among pale blue tones Visiting others’ posts – giving them a share and a read! Not Ripe when I’m Green, Filled with Vitamin C Potassium in every bite IAmFloridaMan 7 aug I'll sing you a song, I'm banana man! What talented bloggers are in this thread! This inspired me to take on a nursery rhyme on Facebook. Sherryl, stayed tuned. There’s always so many posts to write, and so little time! The video below was produced by the Favorite Poem Project. ~Kyle "When I'm down, I listen to your songs and they cheer me right up. I like the short and sweet quality of your lines. Sandy, thanks for adding a stanza. So glad you liked the video I selected for today. Because as we blog time passes by meekly The Banana Boat Song (Day-o) 2: You Are My Sunshine 3: I'm a Little Teapot 4: Hush, Little Baby 5: Nobody Likes Me (Guess I'll Go Eat Worms) 6: The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round 7: Baby Bumble Bee 8: Itsy Bitsy Spider More Most Visited Songs. I'm a strong man, a proud man, an I'm free, Free as dese mountains, free as dis sea, I know myself, an I know my ways, An will sing wid pride to de end o my days (Sung)Praise God an m'big right han I will live an die a banana man.' A. K., I’m glad you contributed a verse of collective poetic muscle! ‘De bay is calm, an de moon is bright Sometimes, as bloggers, we go through technical hell Students would have this poem stuck in their minds for days and months afterwards, and I hope you will too. Fill de empty bag for further toil ***If you need help finding words that rhyme, you can get help from Rhymes.net. You can have a pass this time. I’m glad you enjoyed “The Lady of Shalott.” I’ll stop back by your blog this evening to add some thoughts on the parallels Tennyson’s poem holds with “The Allegory of the Cave.”. Banana Song (I'm A banana), is a YouTube video posted Setember 25, 2009 by the channel Onision. try anything you can print on, engrave, embroider and more. “Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)” is a single from Harry Belafonte’s 1956 album Calypso is an adaptation of a vernacular Jamaican work song. Some singin de sons dat banana men make, The West Indian accent seems to lend itself so beautifully to lilting poems or perhaps it’s their lilt that lends itself to the reading of poetry. Hate to say it but the only thing that comes to mind when I saw all this was the taliman song by Harry bellafonte. Day me say day me say day me say day me say day me say day-o day light come and me wanna go home work all night on a drink of rum You simply must hurl a poetic insult for two at me then , Haunted by unfailing blogger duties Maybe it helped that she looked so strange in her pink hair and small size, bordering on a midget:-9. Really grateful that you mention this poem on your comment at my blog.. Groan…. From pens and mugs and giveaway items and gifts galore, Down at de dock is an English ship, I invite you to Wording Well, where wisdom’s imparted! 'So when you see dese ol clothes brown wid stain, An soaked right through wid de Portlan rain, Don't cas your eye nor turn your nose, Don't judge a man by his patchy clothes, I'm a strong man, a proud man, an I'm free, Free as dese mountains, free as dis sea, I … Fosbat Oct 25, 2020. Blogging most definitely can be likened to a journey. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Dorothea McKellar did it for Australia with her poem – My Country – and this poet did it for Jamaica. So now that you’ve heard the poem, think about all the aspects of being a busy blogger and how you might put that into a four-line stanza. I wish I’d had you for a teacher! You brought me back a lemon, and you squeezed me tight. For this is the journey I have chose I search through lists of articles to bring my writing back ... Do you see Banana Man hopping over on de white hot sand? A subreddit for the stupendously amazing band Tally Hall. It gave me great delight. Especially not long poems like the one featured. Like the non-techie lady operating Wording Well! But even a vampire deserve a vacation. This song has been printed from the BusSongs.com website. This would also explain why his eyes are huge, becuase he's some sort of half bird creature and he has beefy eyes. I will live an die a banana man. The makeup is the same throughout the video, from when each of them are wearing tie coloured face paint. The Song of the Banana Man George Scott. When you peel and eat a banana, you can always go get a new one to eat, but it will never really replace the banana you once had. I like that and with the accent it makes it so much better than me reading it. I think I can learn something by looking closer at poetry, and I had never heard of the Banana Man until I read your post. Like, (Sung) Praise God an m’big right han Don’t judge a man by his patchy clothes, Tallymen, carriers, all in a bustle, Thankfully, we’ve good friends we can count on in times of need. I prattle on for hours, rambling with ease Some stanzas are very nice. Is de property of a banana man. There’s no need to follow Jones’ rhythms, we’re just going for big-picture inspiration. banana man me want a ton give me double and a bonus one gimme more for all me friends dis banana flow will never end ^yeah. I'd like to say hello and welcome you Good day that is my name Come here and sit down I'm so glad you even really truly came We can even go and take a walk or something like that or something like that But first I need to introduce my what and introduce my when Let us sing! Tim, She asked bloggers for rhymes as though it were easy I do understand how It could be perseved as rasict, as the paint kind of looks like the stereotypical rasict black lips that some old cartoon use to personafie african americans with, however, it is not defently black face that's for sure. It's not, so stop, I mean if you really look deep into it the accent could be questionable i guess. Listening to “The Song of the Banana Man” read aloud is simply a must. He looked at m’ol’ clothes brown wid stain , Harry Lewis perished in the service of his lord, When me fingers are done with creative sloggin’, Denise, I like the inverted sentence structure of the second line very much. You mus recognize a banana man. I can hardly get started on my blog again. The novel draft hit page two hundred I will live an die a banana man. People keep focusing on the whole “black face” thing, disregarding the potential cultural appropriation. Wid saltfish, breadfruit, coconut oil. 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