WHAT IS MAN by Joshua Levites

What is man without joy in his world, Holding his hand in turbulence, Cheering him to serene laughter Even to the face of an angry life? What is man without strength To rise on his feet and bear his cross, Amidst mockeries from the challenges Aiming to break his bent...

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FLAWS: Benjamin Elemide

FLAWS Show me an edgeless shape, And I’ll show you our shapeless world Circled with shapes of many edges; Even, knowledge cannot ledge it edges. Show me a rich man honoured with titles, And I’ll show you his stance of arrogance: Gorgeous garments gorge his gormlessness; Who is to be...

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SILENCER by El Sane Ken Silencer

Minds of men Thoughts… Damn all to make the world happy Even if you sacrifice your stomach, nowadays You would only end up being tipped a berk And this is Why stars have been rare Why the moon atimes halves Atimes shines not at all and atimes bare Beautiful, handsome...

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TAMER OF ALL

Body deteriorates at your coming Your victims you tame None has ever loved you None has ever invited you You saunter where demons fear to tread You cannot be stitched with threads For you’re as big as mount Everest None can have you and rest! Your slaps are resounding, Old...

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EARTH IS ROAMING

Not for a single minute Is a river is resting! Even in a small bottle A snake keeps twisting! Without a single leg The wind is moving! Without any support The earth is roaming! As soon as it is born A calf is running! From its own effort A bird...

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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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ALTERNATIVE BEST FRIEND

He always smiled When he should have smiled. But the smile he smiled Carried a hitch, though smiled; He is my alternative best friend. She broke what was built, Having nothing she ever built. Thinking nothing is meant to be built, She goes achieving what she never built; She is...

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THOUGHTS

Thoughts in times of tyranny Keep awakening my jaundiced eyes Whispering into them, the realities I never knew Thoughts! Be my castle As I take a bow into it With glittering smiles and wishes Yet, the beginning of my Manhood O! Thoughts of many colors Paint me into a favorable...

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