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 saw But I still told… Continue reading I TOLD YOU by Jerry Joel

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WORDS IN THE WIND by Jerry joel

Floating in the wind, are wise words ricocheted off foolish ears, like indian rubber balls. Floating in the wind, are wantonly whispered words on destinationless journeys, whirling with the wind. Floating in the wind, are words of promises now worth less than a 5 naira note. Floating in the wind, are words of goodbyes, said… Continue reading WORDS IN THE WIND by Jerry joel

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WHAT DO YOU SEE by Jerry Joel

I see brothers building borders and breaking brotherly bonds. Leaders instigating conflicts while looting public funds. Battle chants brewing from a distance. Is war inevitable? or are there plans, To stop the war virus before it spreads. I see sisters, sighing on seeing soldiers. For leaving their brothers like broken jars. Battered and shattered with… Continue reading WHAT DO YOU SEE by Jerry Joel