SHATTERED

The pearl has fallen; the glory is shattered Destiny ended; rolled over like a scroll and it never mattered I felt the plunge before seeing the blood; I rise bruised and battered Alas! What do I tell my mother? That for my virginity I never catered? The prized egg cracked; great dreams and future scattered… Continue reading SHATTERED

I’LL DO ANYTHING TO MAKE HER STAY

“What did you eat?” ”I ate rice” I’ll say Though it’s garri that fills my inner pit …I’ll do anything to make her stay ‘Where do you reside?’ ”I live at G.R.A” When truly I dwell at a sea-side slum …I’ll do anything to make her stay Yesterday, it was Peter’s outfit Today, I’ll talk… Continue reading I’LL DO ANYTHING TO MAKE HER STAY

THE WOLVES

  All are wolves Suckers of our treasuries The cabals of destruction The enemies of our nation Our oil wells, amongst them, are shared Our economy, in bondage, their selves to satisfy Built mansions round the states Bought luxury cars to intimidate citizens All are wolves Those placing price tags on employment They never paid… Continue reading THE WOLVES