A GREAT LOSS by Anyanwu Sixtus

My heart is at pieces Hearing of your early demise Shocking my heart string in my dirge You shouldn’t have gone this way Leaving us the upcoming poet With no trace mark of your early exit Hearing of your demise weaken my heart Throb in despair. My mentor is gone...

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SHELVES by Emmanuel Udoma

There are many shelves in the rooms of my heart;most of them are made of agonies and compressed pains,the largest, are folded up, pressed downtill they overflow their brims. It was the virtual me people loved,the glowing, plastic smiling me.Until they found out the real methe one hidden in shelves:shelves...

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WORLD’S LONGEST LOVE POEM: MY LOVE FOR MY LOVE

Editor’s Note: Eighteen poets and poetry lovers from different parts of the country contributed to this panoramic poetic montage which was borne out of ardent desire to give Valentines Day 2019 celebration a poetic colour and is the first of its kind. Enjoy!!! My Love For My Love My rose...

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