A MEMORIAL by Akinbode Oluwatobi Israel

Across the dirty lane That leads to a journey of no return, Her hand wiping the air, Eyes like a pit full of smiles, Only her hand spoke silently. Today… I lean on this door, lost in thought, Wrapped around my son, Then I decoded her words, It was a “Goodbye”, Ten years ago.

WWW (WORLD WITHOUT WOMAN) by Akinbode Oluwatobi Israel

World without woman: A day without the sky, A sky without the clouds, A dice without numbers. Flies on the rottenness of man; Hovering Silence in leaked cans, A Street with collapsed buildings – A world without woman. Babies weeping from rib cages, Rib cages without a swollen river, Babies will turn to toys, Men… Continue reading WWW (WORLD WITHOUT WOMAN) by Akinbode Oluwatobi Israel