Mayor Jake

Mayor Jake

  • POETRY

    Poetry is that one spirit
    telling a madman
    to cross a busy road
    with his eyes closed.

    Poetry is that one thread
    hiding below the root
    of the big Iroko tree
    refusing it to retire.

    Poetry is […]

  • NIGERIA IS 57. IT WILL BE BAD OF US TO NEGLECT THE FACT THAT WE ARE STILL ON THE ROAD. THAT’S WHY I’VE DECIDED TO POUR OUT MY MIND THROUGH THIS POEM

    MY SONGLESS […]

  • WE’LL NOT CRY

    We’ll not cry if you fart.
    The smell can’t kill us.
    It can’t even damage our noses.
    We’ll still have the smell
    Of our mother’s soup
    Running in and out of our holes.

    We’ll not cry when we […]

  • What is money without peace?
    Yes! We want to be wealthy.
    Now we are endlessly wealthy.
    But we are scared of nothing.
    We are scared of the thieves at night,
    And of the pointed fingers at daylight.

    What is […]

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