TOUGH ROAD TO SUCCESS by Gideon Abowha

Lo! I walk alone spiritedly To the dungeon where my success lies The trees shamely murmured at me doubtedly Saying “can he walk alone?” The grasses giggled at me saying “Hey! The road is tough.” For the nature made my heart unsettled Perplexed and depressed alone in thought. Back on...

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EPIDERMIS by Efe Ogufere

Beneath your skin, Dark and lovely connubial vials Hold ancient songs buried in liquid deep A serenade in the Serengeti A sunrise on distant hills Shedding light on black and white A myriad of hopes drown in murky waters As my soul holds yours against the tides We are the...

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FOOLISH ME! by Dominic Ayegba Okoliko

I toil night and day leaving no room for rest; For I thought to myself, ‘Rest is for those whom idleness have impressed’. So I turned an owl at night and a jaguar during the day But who gets to enjoy the toils? When hours of labour take its toils?...

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