NO POETRY by Efe Ogufere

No Poetry could… Describe the beads of sweat, That form rivulets on Lamy’s back like dew. Explain how joy overflows In tears from eyes that have held sadness. Fathom how a beating heart Fragile in its beat holds promise of tomorrow. Describe how the waking sun Rises from the east...

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LOVE by El Sane Ken Silencer

Should I write for love; Knowing my heart as a dove- Carrying the message of peace, Or should I rest in peace Seeing the real colour of the earth Black and white, fading life Whirling still in murky air In love, the earth errs Should I write in deep love...

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MUSIC by Joshua Levites

When the music plays We all shall feel it’s sexiness. All heads jiggling in rhythmic play, Legs trembling in fine pattern The tintinnabulation of bells shall marry the strings. Melodies begotten will be accompanied by smiles and cries shan’t surface. The notes will seduce, many will fall. And after it...

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DEMON’S FARE by Eziudo Michael Nwachukwu

This demon on my mind is she That gives me nights without sleep And stands all my manhood errect Comes to my dreams and taunt me endlessly Puts smiles on my wife’s face as makes think for her I crave I the bachelor it leaves my heart no room That...

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WHAT IS LOVE? by Jesse Asonze

Love is a long hard journey A voyage into another’s soul A means to check pungent characters A blossoming of the heart Love is the ache I feel The emptiness in my soul That desire to impress The laughter stored with one’s cheeks Love is God himself That tendency toward...

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IN THOSE DAYS by Micheal Jacob

In those days when our fathers carried woods on bicycles When under the mango tress serves as relaxation centres Palm wine as red wine, cola nuts serve as chocolates Cleaning our mouth with the back of our hands In those days when our mother carried clay pots on their heads...

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