Fetena is an Amharic book of poetry containing poems that reflect the author’s thoughts on a wide range of issues. Fetena is a book about life, faith, country, dream, optimism, compassion, humanity, suffering, and perseverance.
The poems in Fetena are inquisitive as well as captivating. The verses in Fetena compel readers to ask themselves questions of identity and purpose. Each poetic piece eloquently addresses issues that examine the human condition.
Fetena, an Amharic word for challenge, is a book that effectively articulates the trials and hopes of the humankind in general, and today’s Ethiopian generation in particular. Fetena is a highly acclaimed book of Amharic poetry that has received outstanding reviews and praise from Ethiopian literary circles around the world.