CHANGE OR CHAINS? by Okeme Jerome Akpevwe

What did you hear When they mounted the stage of yesterday To declare their promises on air? Was it change or chains? Maybe the lies of yesteryears Have deposited wax into our ears and hindered our hearing that we couldn’t differentiate change from chains. Please let this accent be understood. Did we hear “we are… Continue reading CHANGE OR CHAINS? by Okeme Jerome Akpevwe

A PERFECT DAY

What a day my heart seeks to behold! When dusk shall welcome dawn With smile and a handshake And the dark cloud shall step aside in peace. Then rays of hope be emitted From the sun strolling from the east Accompanied with tweeting birds Whispering to my ears ” Good Morning.” Oh! That glorious and… Continue reading A PERFECT DAY