AMALGAMATION OF PAINS by Bada Yusuf Amoo Read Time:49 Second Green and white detribalised our existence Our grumblings are more private than public Alas! Our ears have been listened to dialogues Will writers present a collective opinion? While the nation’s children live together Like children of unknown concubines Fighting for the rights of their mothers Would the writers watch? Men and women in native attire Tattered, but starched to stand still Like aloe vera in the desert Feeble, but showing strength In the centre of the wincing wind The earth has been its saviour The dust, greedy with impunity Holds the legs of the feeble aloe vera Let our pens rains ink to detribalize our opinions Let’s water the starched attire men and women These deceptive men, mere penis warriors And their women with greedy cleavages I suppose we’ll earn more gains From this amalgamation of pains Or we live like the spread stars Hang on the nudity of a veiled sky The moon stands below their reality When will our earth be illuminated? Share Facebook Twitter LinkedIn About Post Author admin I am a member of the WRR editorial team. firstname.lastname@example.org https://wrr.ng/about-us/ RelatedWHY POETS TAKE SNIPER: AN ESSAY ABOUT SUICIDE AMONG WRITERS (by Sa'id Sa'ad Abubakar)May 25, 2020MEET THE JUDGES: WRR GREEN AUTHOR PRIZE 2017December 2, 2017SAMIRA SANUSI'S 'I WROTE THIS FOR YOU' IS A TRUE PATH TO SELF-APPRECIATION, MOTIVATIONJuly 25, 2017 By admin I am a member of the WRR editorial team. View all of admin's posts.