9 MUST-FOLLOW NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS FOR NIGERIAN WRITERS & READERS

A new year is here. 2019 has arrived as a blank book and a pen in your hands for you to write whatever you please. While you decide what to do with this year, we at Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers have prepared this list of 9 resolutions we hope you can make yours in… Continue reading 9 MUST-FOLLOW NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS FOR NIGERIAN WRITERS & READERS

NEW YEAR by Dominic Ayegba Okoliko

Let all hearts break into joy With gratitude boiling Beyond containing measure For the great pleasure Of witnessing a New Year Like a sweet soft flowing streams The year has swept our feet Washing us with elation And drawing close our dreams For greater actualisations Like mist amidst the greens Yesteryear has disappeared Into past… Continue reading NEW YEAR by Dominic Ayegba Okoliko

THE NEW YEAR

Let the new bring peace Making troubled minds ease With comfort and love Giving from above Let the Helpless find a fort That remains an evergreen support Let the new year bring hope Making the Poor able to cope Let seed of unity Sprout in each community Adding more births Subtracting deaths Let the Barren… Continue reading THE NEW YEAR

ENTER 2014

The New Year’s come, lets shout “Hurrah!” If you’re alive, Victor you are… Some wept over the crossing line Many, still bound by last year’s twine They bear its scars and festering sores Into Twenty-Fourteen’s doors … Twenty-thirteen is dead Log turned coals, no more red Time’s wind blows the ashes away This, is the… Continue reading ENTER 2014

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM WRRPoetry FAMILY

The New Year is come The one old one is gone Come let’s dance and sing And fly with Victors’ wings We wish all members of @WRRPoetry family a: Jolly January Fulfilling February Marvellous March Auspicious April Majestic May Jubilant June Joyful July Amazing August Sweet September Outstanding October Numinous November Delectable December Have a… Continue reading HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM WRRPoetry FAMILY

THE YEAR I DRANK FROM ALL CUPS

We began the journey in January slogging our way through February but the pains of March never scuppered plans for April With tears and fears we stormed into May, praying that in June our failures won’t leapfrog to July: Didn’t you promise us rains in August?

PLOUGH AWAY MY FRIEND

Shift my friend, please give me space, Allow me, don’t mind my craze. Have I not climbed o’er the ridge? Am I not here across the bridge? Come my friend, let do a dance For some are dead craved this chance! Yes, some that offered fervent prayers Lay still now in frozen chambers! Only a… Continue reading PLOUGH AWAY MY FRIEND