DO NOT COME HOME by Micheal Ace

Son Do not come home Until the moon sees your shadows When the sun brings them in the day Do not come home Until the sun sees your tears When they bathe your face at night . Son Do not come home Until you find meaning to the poetry Written...

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EVE by Oladele Deborah Olamide

Wisdom is wisdom yet desired wisdom cos her meeting with non-wisdom made her think she was no wisdom and wisdom called wisdom no-wisdom wisdom listened to non-wisdom wisdom considered non-wisdom’s speech wisdom saw no-wisdom sprouting from a tree and wisdom called no-wisdom wisdom wisdom took in no-wisdom so as to...

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TABLET OF TRUTH: Benjamin Elemide

TABLET OF TRUTH (Letter to my sister) Oyinlola, Money can never worth the sweetness of honey Neither can volume of sweat determine income. Honey, indeed is honour, in truth, dignity; Its sweetness subjects tongues to temporal lust, Its scarcity pockets minds with intense desires: Guard yours jealously, you won’t regret...

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MISS PELL: Pweenx Orlieturn Hadarms

A current lady in kings school Who everyone had thought was cool. She lived downtown the street of Sloke Whose pathway’s dirts can make one choke. She had some chubby mini clothes And chubby hands and chubby nose. In pink she dressed in flashing gown That disagreed with shoes of...

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