A PEN WIELDER’S PLEDGE

I fight the good fight of the ink Cut my losses I polish my shoes blue And talk in rhymes, the truth. I am a Pen-Wielder! — Nonso Davies Donatus Paper is the battleground With might, I sway my pen Colored in ink, a testament to my prowess My muse;...

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COCKCROW AT NOON

Title: COCKCROW AT NOON Author: EMMANUEL INEDU Genre: Poetry Pages: 97 Publisher: Words Rhymes & Rhythm Year of Publication: 2015 ISBN: 978-978-949-469-9 Awards: nil BLURB: In ‘Cockcrow at Noon’ you will witness laughter, despondency, wailings, lamentations, sheer amazement,, naivety, nostalgia, hope, life and an over whelming interface between life and...

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AMALGAMATION OF PAINS by Bada Yusuf Amoo

Green and white detribalised our existence Our grumblings are more private than public Alas! Our ears have been listened to dialogues Will writers present a collective opinion? While the nation’s children live together Like children of unknown concubines Fighting for the rights of their mothers Would the writers watch? Men...

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