Poem: Second Heaven

Here in the second heaven; on the big bird I stare and gaze at a world different from the known A world with angels and beasts Floating on a cotton board Querying and investigating For souls down the earth Souls who cease not the day Or say no word into the turn of day At... Continue Reading →

Poem: Rock Tears

I cried hard yesterday; I cried so hard my soul screamed I cried hard till my eyes got a bump I cried hard and my head felt like thunder had struck it Truly I cried hard, It really was rock solid tears Rock tears that my voice ached But what joy I felt Even with... Continue Reading →

Poem: The Black Man Only Fears His Mama

You chain them with laws And make decrees and propaganda' That things are supposed to be done in a certain way Disrespecting them at will You tighten your fists to weaken their breath And fool around with themm Calling them names you wouldn't even describe your trash Hoping your fear will grow on them But... Continue Reading →

Poem: Ode To The Writer

Your displaced area stinks of mystery, Your mysterious psyche You are a fellow as any man But one blessed with an angel You are a fellow as any man But one tormented with reflections You are the voice of tomorrow Starting with yesterday's emotions You are the oxymoron of your acquittance, The observer of your... Continue Reading →

Pidgin Poem: Change For Naija – By Anastasia Ruth and Arinzechukwu Patrick

Anastasia: Brother abeg send me something. Dis tin no easy Abi, Dem say make we vote change, We no know sey e go be like this Abi make una help me see na Tins hard the more And dem say na change My brother you dey  far You no go understand The man sey change But suffering... Continue Reading →

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