THE ACCUSER by Abel Adive

Are you here to write my wrongs? Or to right my wrongs? Do you take me as a thing? Or just a wayward teen? Yes I have seen Surely I have sin From crown to sole Spirit, body and soul But don’t prey on me In the name of praying...

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DISTORTION by Gbalajobi Adejuwon

What! The divergence of thoughts and speech The immodesty of promiscuous words, And then our hearts an helpless Pilate, Releasing Barnabas, at the expense of the Just. Man’s unholy devotion, the revelation of his beastly passion, professing love just to break her walls, and lay his hands on her towers....

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TELL THEM by Omotayo Awoyemi

Tell them we can see them; The house of bones they live in, The sweats that flush their gutters, The sweats of our fathers and mothers, and The blood of our brothers on their lintels, That bought ’em passover from their trade; Trade of death. Tell them we’re louder; We’re...

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MY DIRTY DAY DREAMS by Ademigbuji Aishat

Hello future husband. I saw you in my dreams to day. Not night dreams though. In my dreams, you are an artist. A are painter/ photographer. We somewhere and we got talking. You were scared…so was I. you gave me one of your paintings, the look on your face suggested...

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BOSS CHRONICLES (5) by Jesse Asonze

Broken screens A myriad of inter crossing lines Sprayed across things once useful A web of destruction spun along those lines Vision blurred by strong emotions Blind to reason A boss and his mistress in due distress Fights occur And will reoccur But will there be a recess To evaluate...

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THE CUP by Kingsley U. Ayistar

Drink! Drink of the bridal juice That soothes the thirst of bachelorhood Sway! To the drumbeat of matrimony, To the dynamics of love That angels will never know… Put on the ‘natif’ of fatherhood And brace the tree of family… for Age tastes better with a good wife The favor...

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GONE by Ken Mamman

A heart is a home a home of all the care you have in you all the understanding a heart is you you are a heart free it came like a birth shattered it went like the tortise mashed and therted trempled upon non stop today it gives only hate...

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