BEFORE THE DAWN OF MAN by Olusegun M. Lawal

Before the night feast on the morning sun And vomit its intestine to smile at noon I save the glorious mind Which escalates through the slippery part . Before the thousand fowls scatter around Tilling out the afflicted worms And raise their preys to the mountains top To witness their wailing crows . Before the… Continue reading BEFORE THE DAWN OF MAN by Olusegun M. Lawal

LIVING DEATH

I’m a living death: O, find me in the silent yard! Rustling with fury foliage There, where whines and groans unheard Chirpy azure, discharged mirth But under the sun, I long to slake; ‘Tis my dying soul with chilly breath I’m a cloud, lightning: no peal, no sound! Silently mourning with strange dirge O, I,… Continue reading LIVING DEATH