IJE UWA

[caption id="attachment_11492" align="aligncenter" width="281"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [IJE UWA][/caption]Ije Uwa... The things we are leaving Are living in us... With our hands We ploughed our fields only To reap shame During planting......

A PETITION TO THE GODS

[caption id="attachment_11078" align="aligncenter" width="354"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [A Petition To The gods][/caption]Amadioha! He who speaks through thunder and strikes with lightning! Have you lost your axe? Why do you seem lax? Seeds...

AND DISASTER STRUCK

[caption id="attachment_10439" align="aligncenter" width="418"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [And Disaster Struck][/caption]Study we must tonight For an exam looms on the morrow Forget about using the electric light Because currents in the nation seldom...

UNGRATEFUL

[caption id="attachment_7635" align="aligncenter" width="383"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Ungrateful][/caption]The sun heard my prayers It sends me its rays: A noon of a new era Corrupted before with many evil days The sky wept...

THE CAGE

[caption id="attachment_7529" align="alignnone" width="396"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [The Cage][/caption] Inside the cracked mouldy black pot Mother is cooking round stones Assured children think, “Soon the yam will be ready” The gaunt children...

CRUDE OIL APPEAL

[caption id="attachment_7520" align="alignnone" width="357"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Crude Oil Appeal][/caption]Hey! My dearest Do not come any closer For this sweet smell You perceive of is of Death and not life! Hey! Brother...

RAIN IS COMING

[caption id="attachment_6870" align="aligncenter" width="431"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Rain Is Coming][/caption]Rain is coming See the clouds gathering From ends to ends. Yesterday’s was little I hear it will be worse. The waters are...

WISER THAN SOLOMON

[caption id="attachment_5508" align="aligncenter" width="338"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Wiser Than Solomon][/caption]We are wise Wiser than Solomon So we cooked plenty lies To make it all look common First we plucked animals teeth Then...

MANY MILES TO PEACE

[caption id="attachment_5500" align="aligncenter" width="340"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Many Miles To Peace][/caption]Is there a land of no violence? A constant stillness; from far you hear its silence. A land of quiet beauty, No...

ECHOES IN OUR SOUL

[caption id="attachment_5414" align="aligncenter" width="382"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Echoes In our Soul][/caption]It was another horrible night pointed guns cracked gladly explosives disvirgined the air grumbling with destructive voices! Confusion raped moody sky as...