BROKEN

The one whom she thought would value her worth, Deprived her face of its usual demeanor, Only her pride he sought; Now she has lost her dignity...

WOMEN THE RELIGION

Long back in the years, in the Jewish custom, women were made to sit at the rear. Men were made to sit closer to...

THE REAL HUSTLERS

An unquenchable fire was set in me earlier today about who hustlers really are. I see pictures of folks with a laptop, blinks and...

FIRE

Fire! It cleanses and destroys. With its heat; lives are saved or taken. One of man's greatest discoveries, One of man's chief fears, One of man's fascinations. The red...

WAY OF A MAN

How much better shall a man be born Than in a shriek of pain and in a pool of blood How much better shall a man...

HATE NOT THE POEM, NEITHER THE POET

If my simile is as dry as the dust of Sahara, Don't pour your Atlantic word to make it wet, My words seem to be a...

THEY CALLED IT LUCK

He prays to God, To the poor he never shut his door, Daily, he took up his cross, Proclaiming the gospel no matter the cost, He sacrificed earthly...

THAT NEW THING

Most of the time, I thought my life would always be the way it has always been. I still do not understand what just...

A SMELL FROM THE PULP

I have always wished to have this someone whom we would both send postcards together. But I forget to remove the sting of uneasiness...

CAMPUS LIFE

The aesthetic well laid green lawn was the first indication of a melodic love story to come. So enticed, I was on my best...

HOW RETENTIVE IS YOUR MEMORY?

Which day did October 1st 1960 fall on? Could you tell which day (not date) June 12 1993 fell on? What about the day...

WARRIOR

Shackles around the neck as that of a bullet, Boots on the feet marching across the bare soil, Under the sun, under the rain fighting; In between...

EVOLUTION

THEN Then he was the chaser, While I was the coder. Then he strived for the heart, While I control the heart. Then he was the admirer, While I was...

MY WOMAN

Brittle but with such creativity. Subtle with endless nobility. Endowed with a smile, I believe can save humanity. Engrossed in her profession, With so much commitment To 'nurse' hardened hearts...

STILL I STAND

In the face of adversary, Fighting death as though fighting an enemy Each breathe competing and struggling for air; Still I stand. Each cell juggling for oxygen, Bones waiting...

FEASTING FEET

The feasting feet Goes about feeding its teeth Not caring about a fit feet. The feasting feet Wears wear with fleet Digging streets for meat. The feasting feet Just don't care...

WHERE ART THOU?

Where art thou? Where art thou? You scribber with a crying muse. Where art thou? Where art thou? With your bruised flapping pen. On the ocean sits your...

JUST REMEMBER

Remember that night you told me we can’t be anything but mere friends, how I wish you could feel the way I felt that...

FLEXIBILITY

Sometimes you need to listen to others, by being flexible, to know why/how they get different answers. It was junior and his lesson teacher...

BLAZING FEELINGS

Glitters on your skin like diamonds, Fluttering the hearts of young men. The sensation in your lips, Turns great men to weaklings. Your presence filled with tingles, Makes all...