All posts by igbor clemency

Why write if I won't dismantle your rib cage? Why write if I won't almost infarct your myocardium? Why write if I won't motivate, inspire, educate, same time entertain you? Afterall, I'm lumin de Lumina, God commanded light and there was me. I'm the Masterpiece. A riddle wrapped in mystery in an enigma. More? Click on www.iclemency.blogspot.com I read and write, on Naijastories, as a poet, a storyteller, a medical student and to the glory of God.
Live The Moment

Live The Moment

I’m lying here and talking to myself… Lemme start this the primary school debating society way: before I proceed, let me first define the paramaters. Live, What does it mean to live? Most people are alive and don’t live, how is this? According to the Advanced English Dictionary on my Windows phone, live (verb) denotes … Continue reading Live The Moment

chikungunya

chikungunya

Chinkungunya; Another Mosquito situation Tweets from the official account of the World Health Organization (WHO) have been flooding my Twitter timeline. A particular topic caught my interest. Tweets about a disease called ‘Chikungunya’ were difficult to ignore. Maybe it’s the name, quite funny, chikungunya , couldn’t help laughing. Sounds like something from Naruto. When I … Continue reading chikungunya

The Rush 3

The Rush 3

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Whoever this “enemy” is, he is surely using the most potent juju around. Choi! This is the height! I’m stuck here, singing “gobe”. Trapped in the bathroom dressed in soap lather, while my job interview has just started. I start a fervent prayer for a miracle. Our water isn’t known to behave like the … Continue reading The Rush 3

Our Guns Face The Earth – A Dirge for Kofi Awoonor

Our Guns Face The Earth A dirge for Kofi Awoonor… We return from the hunt Without antelopes hanging From our stalks With no leopard skins Flung across our chest With our guns facing the earth The sand loaded canoe Has been tipped over by the hippo How shall we tell it Someone tell it for … Continue reading Our Guns Face The Earth – A Dirge for Kofi Awoonor

When Will It End?

When Will It End?

They said twenty ten, But failing promises is an art of men Their megawatts of power Does not provide electricity for an hour They squander down the corridors of power While squalor rots our Ivory towers Its shameful and so sad That the roads still remain bad Our future leaders are now stowaways Dark clouds … Continue reading When Will It End?

It’s a One Word 2

It’s a One Word 2

Continued from previous post… We paused what we were doing to make sure we’d heard right, discussions suspended, the hustle and bustle of getting ready for a new lecture temporarily dismissed, notes and materials debarred from completing their voyages from bags. She repeated herself “I say hope you are enjoyed your holidays”. All doubt was … Continue reading It’s a One Word 2