MARAUDERS by Christopher Labesa

…there is sadness in the face of the moon. Boom boom! Marauders at the door. Boom boom! Gory chunks on the floor. Marauders; those marauders;disgruntled fragments of the Sahara storms; with blood as token toast,broke into our dozing homes, transcending into our deepest dreams;their sword of enemy deep; like thorny...

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FOOD MAP by Promise O. Idemudia

As thick as the cloud, In preparation for the descending Of the “egusi”, showing your yellow Gowns of fangs with greenish spots Enriched with the various types Of stocked fish and friends Playing a game of hide and seek. “Santana”, you will never stop, Your pumposity growing over bounds, Resting...

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THE ACCUSER by Abel Adive

Are you here to write my wrongs? Or to right my wrongs? Do you take me as a thing? Or just a wayward teen? Yes I have seen Surely I have sin From crown to sole Spirit, body and soul But don’t prey on me In the name of praying...

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I TOLD YOU by Jerry Joel

I told you What my mouth couldnt spew Closely guarded secrets and sins Of all of yesterday’s meetings If only you knew how hard it was I told you About things only a part of me knew Things only my left eye saw And is still sore from what it...

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