(Poetry) CHRISTMAS A TIME FOR PEACE

CHRISTMAS A TIME FOR PEACE A time for children Christmas Time to love brothers Christmas A time we do see peace Christmas Where fighting actually does cease Sharing gift with all When the world seems a new Like that first Christmas morn When Christ was born A wonder that happen long ago Shines a glow […]

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(Poetry) CHRISTMAS IS CHRIST

CHRISTMAS IS CHRIST Christ out of Christmas What meaning would that be The reason is the savior A season so special we see Happy holiday! Happy Christmas This I say! Should be reminded Holy! Holy! is thee Our prayer must be thee Santa Claus, we call thee Leader of all the Christian By the name […]

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[Poetry]Goodbye My Lover

Reminiscing about the love you gave me Hiden under the cloak of chivalry, I couldn’t save me The glistening sweat on my body you made me Screaming, digging my nails into your flesh, can you blame me? Finding your affections veer in the opposite direction But what is the point when I still hurt in […]

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[Poetry]DESDEMONA

I did not choose life. I chose death The day I said I do I walked in the boulevard of my last breath How was I to know, my end was my groom My wedding bouquet was to adorn my grave How could this be when my all I gave? The hands that caressed my […]

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RESPONSE

We told them that we needed housesOur government responded by pulling down the ones we had. We told them that we could barely meet up with the prices of foodstuffs in the marketsThey responded by increasing the common foodstuffs we could afford. We told them that we needed jobsOur government responded by closing the few […]

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ABIKU

ABIKU So he cameHis leg popped out firstThe labour was pitifulWho has Iyawo offendedShe weekly buy sweets for her neighbour kids Which name befits himMalomoRotimiDehindeHe blinks his poorly litted globe eyes as seconds tickHe throws his legs upCries wee’s in the darkest hour before DawnPastor scabash(es) over his headImam recites quranic verses on his headAwo […]

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LOVE ON THE MOUNTAIN

All along she sought for a friend,one who’ll listen to her groanings till the end.The pressures of life were too much for her to bear,and it seemed all the folks around her did not care. From time to time, she heard a little voice in her heart,telling her to stop her groan and take heart.But […]

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