Shall I love not the sun, the core of my being Or love not the moon and star, laden path of light Will life be fresh as dew if grasses had not been Or red be love devoid my lover’s delight Will sky boast of hue if night is not jeweled Or the heart be… Continue reading SHALL I?
Jesus, Lover of my soul Let me to Thy bosom fly While the nearer waters roll While the tempest still is high! Hide me, O my Saviour, hide Till the storm of life is past Safe into the haven guide Oh, receive my soul at last Oyeniyi Samuel Olayemi
I will unchain my imagination Free it from every limitation Build a hedge around all forms of resistance Energise it with the semen of persistence… Then I will soar high above like an eagle! When heavenly voice vouched for my immortality When the voice vowed: “Your thoughts are you”, it then unequivocally meant: “I am… Continue reading BIRTH BY IMAGINATION
At the genesis of the world None was, but Him and His aides Rough to say as we’re not yet mould In our minds it has faded After He had made the light From it He created the night So we’d know how comes our days But in our minds it has faded Our… Continue reading IT ALL FADES