RED RIVER by Efe Ogufere

God, If thou be at all Be a blade Cut through it This cape of injustice Sober indifference Let it flow Blood- Trickle into the earth Threaten to form a rivulet To A mother’s tears, Crystal and iridescent A drop in an ocean of sand Watch it grow Diseased seeds-...

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RECLUSE REPUBLIC by Efe Ogufere

The world doesn’t get bigger than this If the introverts are most dangerous Why then is the evil so loud and clear And good, a ghost of a fading whisper? I’d tell you, offer a penny for my thoughts Words are like blanks and noise is pointless Man plays God...

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HAPPENINGS: Aremu Adams Adebisi

Wailings of children, Faces of sadness, Mournings of siblings, Bitings of regrets; For land is bloody In endless bombings. ‘Had I wishes’, ‘Had I knowns’. Laments of fathers, Dirges of mothers, Sorrows of brothers, Rapings of sisters; For land is bloody In endless bombings. ‘Had I wishes’ ‘ Had I...

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LAUGHING ON A FART

the seed must die for the plant! smiles grow on bitter trees petals flourish among thorns rainbow appears in bitter tears friendly laughter grows on a fart love germinates in a field of hate life is planted where Death roams dig for gold in muddy mud crack for milk in...

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