Poetry

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BE THE FUTURE

Questions rampaging my powerful mind, Breaking my tame in the face of fear, Similitude of events when knights sleep. What next to be? In the quest for my ascendancy, Where the manifestation of my calling Is not without the fight of faith. I dare to say: where is future? Because my dream lives here within. … Continue reading

SWEET SEPTEMBER

  Maturing all the while and Walking, Often I perch upon various blooming flowers in the hood.   But she was special and different!   Then the charm of her glance struck me. I was overcome by the overwhelming power of emotion, And my reasoning quenched; Gutted by the feelings with which my words faltered. … Continue reading

A FRIEND INDEED

  Friendship that is more like family We ain’t related by blood We are related by love and bond that is friendship A friend indeed   We might have arguments or difference in opinion That doesn’t kill the love and bond that we share We might not be in constant touch with each other It … Continue reading

SENTINEL NIGERIA ALL-AFRICA SHORT/POETRY STORY COMPETITION (NOVEMBER 2012)

  Sentinel Nigeria is open to entries for the All-Africa Short Story/Poetry Competition. The quarterly writing

PRECIOUS THINGS

Some things are precious to us. When we find then, We find heaven, we find peace, And it gives the reason to live. Many things are not found; Those that should serve as the heaven here, Yet our soul expends for glimpse of them at least. The tears drain our strength daily, Hope lingers faintly, … Continue reading

TO LIVE

The shoe that we wear is killing, Yet the race in our feet slows.   The benevolence which sprawls in the new morning extends to all. With the morning sun striking as much the eyes of our dreams, Every wake describes a victory.   When we are chased, we also chase our survival. If we … Continue reading

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