OUR FUTURE

www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Our Future]They came, they always doinviting us to listen to their Oriki and witnessthe crumbs they feed their conscience.we sat, for hours, attractedand often consoled by Item No 7....

BABATUNDE

[caption id="attachment_5181" align="aligncenter" width="370"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Babatunde][/caption]The end of day Is the birth of dawn: fresh hope, Heralded by yowling. This effusion of grief – superimposed by Tinny voicing, a cry:...

THE PASSION THAT BLEEDS

[caption id="attachment_5007" align="aligncenter" width="370"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Passion That Bleeds][/caption]Until you hear the Scotsman play the bagpipes in the early morning mist of the Scottish highlands, you have heard nothing. Until you...

COLLARS AND TURBANS

[caption id="attachment_4365" align="aligncenter" width="381"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Collars And Turbans][/caption]The history books will remember this noble fight. They will weave a stirring tale of stout hearts And tell of loud voices that...

WHITE MASQUERADES

[caption id="attachment_2163" align="aligncenter" width="339"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [White Masquerades][/caption]Brown earth, red ropes, Tongues rolling, white robes, Heavenly voices, Hands joined, chants, cries, Confusion. Ara orun ti t'ajo de** No sticks, no canes,...