Wishes

. . Just like a  train Which has many coaches Success shall surround me Like pepples around the ocean ___ Just like a snail Which lives in it’s own shell Goodness will govern my earth And victory, my bosom friend ___ Just like the sun which sings a glowing song…

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Abiku

  By Kingsley Godstime Why has the gods turn their back against me? why have they turned my light to darkness? mixing my joy with exceeding sorrow giving me a spice of hope but of a sudden clouding it with a winter of despair *** My womb inflates and deflates…

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Human First

By Afolabi Kayode I’m human first Before the barricade of religion I’m human first Before the divide of race I’m human first before the wall of tribe I’m human first Before the fence of language I’m human first Before the allure of politics makes me blind to the plight of…

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Uncle Osy Is Dead

UNCLE OSY IS DEAD We watched as they moved him into a white Toyota Sienna car. We don’t really know what happened to him but we waited, motionless and mouth widely opened in amazement. He was with us last night at the breaking of the full moon tale and now,…

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