A PSALM OF HIS LOVE

Soothing sounds of cymbals Blessed noise giving deliverance Glorious shouts of victory Bringing down every fig tree Oh, in your presence I found my true essence A word; a thousand lessons To praise you, I have a thousand reasons The tenderness of your touch Like the whisper of a dove...

Continue reading

PARTIAL SURRENDER

They were much in haste And weren’t gonna stay Though they saw it Yet couldn’t know a B from a bull’s foot The horses are standing on one foot How could they have stood for a long time? The eagle is standing on two legs Yet feathers spread out and...

Continue reading

A PERFECT DAY

What a day my heart seeks to behold! When dusk shall welcome dawn With smile and a handshake And the dark cloud shall step aside in peace. Then rays of hope be emitted From the sun strolling from the east Accompanied with tweeting birds Whispering to my ears ” Good...

Continue reading

JUST A CUP OF HOPE

Just a cup of hope The people… How can they cope? When they cannot get a cup of hope Though abundant rivers of it in our home Who plotted on the people this coup? As the lips dry up, thirsty like those lost in the dry desert’s hole Rivers of...

Continue reading

MIRROR MIRROR, NIGERIA

Mirror, mirror, please tell me Which is the damnedest land of all Whose land is as rich as its people are poor Whose leaders, amongst thieves, stand bold, tall And In toast to Death’s health, blood they daily pour Mirror, mirror, please tell me Where would I see a fool...

Continue reading

GIVE PEACE A CHANCE

I awoke to the cry of my nation People running about in utter confusion The media agog by the masses’ bitter luck Would they be if their own families were struck? Where went our ancestral calm ? Our sleep has been snatched from our pried-open palm Our mothers lie at...

Continue reading

LYING TRUTH

Making fictional fiction Handling the hand without a handle Gossip, our disgrace of truth We are so special Our absent minded self Is so ignorant about it… Forgetting to explain Gear expressions capriciously Like value

Continue reading

UNTITLED

My eyes are open but i still feel blind my mind’s in the oven baking thoughts of different kind am stuck in the middle blocked from left and right in it like some riddle mehn,this is one crazy fright Written by: Lhezy Zabeta Aibhere

Continue reading

WHO IS TO TREAT

Peace exist in pieces, As love exist in theses, “Sacred clerics” Paid in holy nairas, tithe-ly roped around their hungry lips “Holy slogans” roars false wars As rosaries count Litres of blood Soldiers on grounds Bullet spent in pounds Blood streams As spark of nukes beams

Continue reading