THE LUMINARIES

[caption id="attachment_2032" align="aligncenter" width="300"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [The Luminaries][/caption]Look ye up to the Sun? Nay, you cannot stand its gaze. But you can trust it my son, To shine bright and sometimes...

SILENCE OF THE SOUL

[caption id="attachment_2024" align="aligncenter" width="300"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Silence Of The Soul][/caption]Sky turns dull swiftly, stars fade into bleak space, wind airs arid breeze, nature, despondent, cries. Ache sweeps me off joy and...

BORN

[caption id="attachment_2013" align="aligncenter" width="349"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Born][/caption]Born into poverty Orphaned by HIV/AIDS Mind tattooed with dysfunctional memories Heart hardened by lives havoc Chassis overpowered by hunger Her eyes tells a factual...

FATE OF A BACHELOR

[caption id="attachment_2006" align="aligncenter" width="370"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Fate Of A Bachelor][/caption]Another roach fell into my tub The story I'd become Growing filth amidst thoughts Residence of symbolism Carried by fingers of a...

DEAR SON

[caption id="attachment_1999" align="aligncenter" width="308"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Dear Son][/caption]Author these words on prison walls, highlighted on steel bar gates. Son, do not drown in my absence, flooded in inspections of starvation. Smear...

WE ALL WAIT…

[caption id="attachment_1993" align="aligncenter" width="345"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [We All Wait][/caption]Who's next? Whose turn will it not be? We all wait in the line. Soon. Just very soon, Heads will shake and bow...

BOKO BOYS

[caption id="attachment_1976" align="aligncenter" width="354"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Boko Boys][/caption]Like lightening they strike, Armed with arsenals And cities streets they seize In wild thuggery! Countless bodies, lifeless They leave behind On their bloody...