Poem

This category is a playground for those who love words as children love toys. The is where Images are clothed in words and made to sing and dance.

If you think you belong here, be here. Put aside your worries and play as much as you wish. There are no bed times. Whenever you are overcome by the “spirit of creativity” come here to converse with the universe of the human mind.

For Toju.

I try to remember our last conversation.The last time I saw you,This shy but intelligent young man. A true nerd that made me laugh...

Day of the Last Laugh

A new day yawns.Sleepless nights aplenty. Dead branchFamished vulture squatsGrazing for rotting flesh. To the day's toilsA million legs scurryWithout a...

Anifat: Room For One!

I have room for one in my heart A woman I have loved all my lifeA woman that’s really not mine to loveBelonging to...

Terms of Endearment: Maybe, Maybe Not.

Endearment packed in slates of ice, laid to rest in the coldLoose feathers caught up in a squall sail to no destination, Hope to return to the...

Là République

Bare feet on smouldering coal.Black smoke amidst the mountain mist. Thin air,Light heads,Race to the grim valley. Owls sigh.Monkeys clap.Chimps chuckle.

Sòwòré òré mí

Sòwòré òré mí The rough pebble puked from the cold spring of Ese-Odo.A wandering colt on a scorched land. Sòwòré òré mí...

A View From Here

TRICYCLES ride the verses of a failing nation like a chariot of locust locked in an hour glassDusk fleeing the dusty skies of BozoSpurt fumes of terror...

blabbers d’examen

The exams are here againThe warriors are marching Off to the prayer ground they goBarking, demanding and commandingFor their previous and future F'sTo be converted to A'sFrom...

The Catcher

Bird, free, gliding in a blue skyConned, caged in a carnal caseButterfly in a heat Fluttering, flustered in a floral gardenClown in a costumeTouring, teasing in a...

Tears Shall Not Cry

Courtesy Instagram Tears Shall Not Cry Into the mighty ears of the earth,Let the messenger speak. Into...
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