PRISONS OF OUR REALM

Book Title: PRISONS of OUR REALM Author’s Name: RAHMER MUSTAPHA GONI Genre: Non-fiction, Religious Motivational Number of Pages: 84 ISBN: 978-978-958-500-7 Publisher: Words Rhymes & Rhythm Year of Publication: 2017 Reviews: METICULOUSLY WRITTEN ‘PRISONS OF OUR REALM’ HAS ‘SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE’  BLURBS: Goni has written this book – relating true...

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METICULOUSLY WRITTEN ‘PRISONS OF OUR REALM’ IS ‘A GIFT TO ISLAM’ THAT HAS ‘SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE’

TITLE: PRISONS of OUR REALM AUTHOR: Rahmer Mustapha Goni GENRE: Non-fiction, Religious Motivational PUBLISHER: Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2017 NUMBER OF PAGES: 84 ISBN: 978-978-54741-9-0 REVIEWER: Joseph Omotayo  This is a very religious book that approaches multi issues of life. With Prisons of Our Realm, Rahmer...

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THE BOY AND THE RAM: Surhdique Adeogun

I weep for thee; Tied to the stake Beside the burning flames And heavy metal pots. I weep for thee; Soon to be offered As a betoken of our worship To the Creator. Here comes thy crucifixion, Which takes not thy soul But that which is flesh in thee– For...

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HUSSEIN

Knells of blood fill the plain From deserts to coasts tears rain Red and fierce with drops of pain For a loss they made our gain Bubbles of haloes float over you Each breaking into a crimson hue To lit Karbala in our hearts, true Throbbing with your love anew

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THE CRESCENT AND THE CROSS

In this dark corner, I bend and brood On the desolation unleashed upon my land Such tremulous monody I’m wont to sing Concerning the crescent and the cross Two strange visitors outstripping the host And we like the proverbial mourner, Crying far more than the bereaved Divided, we keep widening...

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NINTH OF HIJRA (a Ramadan poem)

Eyeful, we set to sight the crescent Sketching out from dusk horizon On the ninth of Hijra1- time to fasting A commandment upon mankind; a present Ramadan, the crown of the lunar months That presented the ultimate words in recitation To nullify all revelations of deistic deception With perfect celestial...

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