TEARS WON’T DROP

[caption id="attachment_11061" align="aligncenter" width="347"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Tears Won't Drop][/caption]I see pains, sorrows I see a golden spoon turn to clay Greenish leaves now brownish A royalty feeding with a pauper All...

BLOOD STAIN IN THE SUN

[caption id="attachment_11064" align="aligncenter" width="370"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Blood Stain In The Sun][/caption]Bloodstain in the sun Evil has eaten deep into our fatherland Taking away souls strand by strand Killing people with an...

HAREM OF PRETENDERS

[caption id="attachment_11071" align="aligncenter" width="342"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Harem of Pretenders][/caption]I flinch from our gullibility; Made vulnerable by our love for sentiments Who forced us down into This putrid water to swim? We,...

OUR MOTHERLAND

[caption id="attachment_11074" align="aligncenter" width="357"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Our Motherland][/caption]Empty hopes sunk in bloody impoverishment Battered, brutalized by ‘GeePee’ tank bellies They escort the gold to fatten their pulse And package poverty to...

EOPP 2014: WINNERS ANNOUNCED

[caption id="attachment_10946" align="aligncenter" width="342"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [EOPP 2014: WINNERS ANNOUNCED][/caption]Winners have emerged in the Eriata Oribhabor Poetry Prize 2014. Several poets from all around the world heeded the call for submissions with poems of top quality,...

OUR FAMILY OF POETS

[caption id="attachment_7410" align="aligncenter" width="351"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Our Family of Poets][/caption]Proud I am of the Pride The family inspiring poetic literacy Terrace of study where ignorance dies Hearts of knowledge that murder...