WHEN A TIME COMES FOR ME TO WRITE

When that time comes for me to write I’ll write that piece that appeals my heart And never, I’ll not listen to them Or pay attention to self-made gods Literary high priests With their reams and kilobytes Prescribing and pontificating Telling us what to write And even how to write...

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LAMENTATION

This is my pain: What I get as gain For playing this game, Chasing after fame. My hunger I could not tame, My want I could not rein. I sought it like rest craving dame Slaving away under the rain… But what do I get in return? What do I...

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WHAT DO YOU SEE

When you look into the mirror, What do you see? A Queen, Or one of the lower ones Who trade their modesty? How long will you be on earth Before you sink? When you look into the mirror, What do you see…? The world is a veil, Its best you...

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NEVER GIVE UP

Life is not always smooth sailing With jingle bells, always ringing It has its ups and downs And its smiles and frowns Not all days are sunny and bright Great things could be achieved overnight But to attain what is good and right You need to struggle with all your...

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PRIDE GOES BEFORE A FALL

He was a wicked man! Vain and proud, His fame increased, then ceased like rain, Starting as drizzles that later tear the cloud He was a wicked man; vain and proud, He strutted around, face wearing a shroud. Treating all that asked with naked disdain, He was a wicked man!...

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