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Daybreak in Sambisa

Under the charred logs lay an embracing splendour… Flashback! Powers matched powers Our damsels are the ultimate Nature defends self Her allies descend from above There is Haram against Boko Many are slained… The carcasses, a testimony of Earth’s battle. Corpses on branches with Eyes Wide open Even death is scared too This is victory… … Continue reading Daybreak in Sambisa

Sambisa on Fire

Fire lights up the sky in Sambisa The forest is agog with strange sounds Eerie,abashing the wild. Rabbits seek refuge with Alligators Termites befriend earthworms Tonight Sambisa rages still. Pandemonium, as modern chariots Devour natures tranquility A paradox of cocky peace As letters are dispatched across the prairie… Strangers are becoming friends Unholy alliances brewing … Continue reading Sambisa on Fire

FEW ARE THINGS NOVEL AS NATURE’S THRILLING (Petrarchan Sonnet)

FEW ARE THINGS NOVEL AS NATURE’S THRILLING (Petrarchan Sonnet)

I will not live in much fancy buildings When a bungalow, flat, single will do Neither a painted sculpture do I woo Few are things novel as nature’s thrilling Like streams of beauty in your face, drilling Yet deny me this and that in the blue And the prospect that I may be your boo … Continue reading FEW ARE THINGS NOVEL AS NATURE’S THRILLING (Petrarchan Sonnet)

Nature’s Little Gifts

Nature’s Little Gifts

There are times in life when the creaking of the night insects, the chirping of the birds, the buzzing of the toilet flies, the cheeky wheezing of mosquitoes and the pristine way of a budding plant needling its way into prominence, do not mean anything other than another day gliding by. At such times, humans- … Continue reading Nature’s Little Gifts

Ategun

Ategun

In my ears resonate a solemn soothing euphony, From where?I cannot tell,but a pure heart,I think As it sooth a longing no man in the flesh can fill. I am enraptured by its melody A creation of a soul held in love’s perfect grip. As it hits the anvil of my heart, I hit the … Continue reading Ategun

The Sun rise in your eyes

The Sun and Moon rise in your eyes The stars glitter in your sky. Of your grace,oceans splash in awe As you soar like the Eagle you are. Lightnings rejoice in your rain Thunder claps in majestic reign. When you smile, They go the extra mile. The Galaxy and constellation, Tonight in one association Marks … Continue reading The Sun rise in your eyes