OUR YOUTH by Ndukwo Kalu Ugah

The heart pumps her curves as tempting energizing the blood to beat the drum, As she walks; Focusing loose in between her legs, Eventually,the mouth knows nothing. What could speak now? But the strokes penetrating in and out, The knee begs a stop; Yet the waist grew angrier. Who chews...

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APPLY FOR THE WRR-CAPRECON GREEN AUTHOR PRIZE

WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM LTD in partnership with CAPRECON DEVELOPMENT CONSULT is pleased to announce the ‘WRR-CAPRECON GREEN AUTHOR PRIZE’ for young, unpublished Nigerian poets. The prize was initiated in recognition of the need to give upcoming writers a chance to get heard. The prohibitive cost of publishing has silenced...

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A WORD FOR THE FUTURE

In this our idle generation of whiners We have so many boastless doers Sheltering saplings in our forest Daily, their leaves they invest I see Olumide Olulu Holloway Lights word-candles on the way He prepares a word feast – a War Folly dies, Wisdom takes the fore I see Enigmatic...

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MENTAL REALIGNMENT

My names are Uchechukwu Musa Abiola …Sometimes I’m Adanna Aisha Bola i am that student who learnt from a cracked blackboard filled with half-thoughts, scribbled by hands bored authored by blank minds needing enlightenment excuse my folly, I need mental realignment you’ll find me in Lagos, Onitsha and Kano just...

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