THEY SAID

‘They say, they said’ That is what you said And like a hungry fish I took in your coated crap Tell me no more Your breath is foul with evil A malicious slimy stench Sliding with spiteful coldness Usurping truth so golden Why must you cover beauty so pure, with...

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DEAR TATTLER

Let me be don’t twist my lung Lest you make me spit on you Fill you up with watery tongue Chase the demon out of you. Please dont make me spit on you Turn your shaft from that gossip Chase the demon out of you …Else I lash you with...

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THE ROAD

That path where we meet And weave our tongues And tickle our ears With words in gossips. That path where our voices Blare like screeching tires, Soliciting companionship Amidst the cacophony of honks In a banter of delectable conspiracies Of sinners and preachers; Of the drunk and the sober, Of...

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RUMORS (by Moses Opara)

All around here and there, Rumors are travelling on wings And sirens are ringing In many a heart! All faces are wrinkled And poised in ignorance, confusion and fear, With tears of sorrow in deceptive lies, Ready to shower from their cheeks! All are lost In strangling moments of deceit....

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