Amensty or I’m nasty Can’t seem to understand the basis Or why on earth we let them grow from hisses To barks, shouts and bites causing fatal pieces Why did we let them stem up from the bud Many wounded why they were but a stud Heaves and gasps as they became a stomp Yet … Continue reading Amnesty
Sweet! Your scintillating smile, Perfecting such exquisite beauty, Striking, like priceless diamonds, Reflecting the morning sun. Sweet! Your graceful chortle, From organs absolutely fitted, Playing, like melodious sonata, Emanating from deluxe opera. Sweet! Your thoughtful words, Blending wisdom, and caring-savvy, Soothing, like rain drops, Caressing an expectant farmer. Sweet! Your alluring moves; … Continue reading Sweet!
This is a posthumous interview I conducted of St. Valentine, the one who is remembered every February 14, the world over. As you can imagine, this interview is mostly a figment of my imagination. Some of the dates quoted are not confirmed, for your information. It has been written in contemporary English for better understanding. … Continue reading Posthumous Interview of St. Valentine
Why wake up, when you can sleep on And escape the hustle a new day brings? Why sleep on, when you can wake up, to see a new day, and achieve something new? Why live, when you can just kill yourself and die and so be absent from the wickedness present in this world? … Continue reading Why?!
If this skin of lies is peeled off to reveal the truth within, What might be said of this form that is now me Evolving like the theories of science to a being I rather not be I pine away from that war fiercely going on inside Whence comes this fighting and distress Yet, … Continue reading Falsetto
From the contents of a never ending story, There’s no end to the beginning of your conclusion. Incessant vagaries of emotional nuances, Crystallizes your great but subtle power. Thousands of thousands, have purchased a fake duplicate, Of a beautiful, and priceless original. Human cargoes perambulating in despair, Without you, life is a futile repair. Eternity … Continue reading A Tribute To Love, With Love…
Like a mighty rushing wind, Celestial beings invade the mind, Alas but heinous creatures defy passage. Hearts frisson, expecting lethal carnage Summons invoke the mighty, Amidst thickest darkness Whence weaklings dare not pry; Deliverance sparkles in subtle brightness Encompassed by an army of spectators, Evoking a fight of gladiators, Screams of pain … Continue reading Fight Of Faith
Without requisition You gave to man chickens so tasty, apples so lovely even before he entered the scene Only You are GOD! Without consultancy You made available soft earth to grow food yet hard enough to mold bricks Only You are GOD! Without experiments You crafted organs within the man and put Your breath by … Continue reading One And Only!
Hack down, hack down! kill every last one in town. take no thought, waste no time, Do it now, in your prime. Stop at nothing when there’s wanting, enter the realm, despite the mountain. Spare not to burn the enemy within, and pack up the trash into the coffin. Careful, careful, let no … Continue reading Maniac or Angelic
We never cease to ponder Why they pile and plunder Still they smile and wander Free like birds we wonder Promises lasting forever Actions we see like never Their words entice like butter Yet they oppress like thunder No! We just can’t sit and watch Evil permeate our blood so hot For soon … Continue reading War Cry!
…FANTASIES …And if I wish That the days roll by And the achievements roll in Would that be? …And if I wish The rains come with flood Leaving my backyard floored with gold Can it be? …And if I wish To sit on the throne tomorrow Which I today despise How can … Continue reading Fantasies and Realities
That evening, we heard some cars driving in, Linda, who was close to the window quickly peeped through the crack and shouted “it’s the police; they’re coming to rescue us”. Everyone in the room quickly rushed to the window to have a glance. When Linda managed to slip out of the rush, she told Alice … Continue reading Three Days in a Night (Cond)
…ha ha ha, you’re all doomed for one end… ha ha ha h,a paaaain! What an irony, Terror’s evil laughter, sounded above the tears and cries of a dozen girls he left in the room. I had shed enough tears, the cries and wailing stampeded reasoning, I determined to escape the dreaded future that awaited … Continue reading Three Days in a Night
DIALOGUE Justice! Justice! Justice must be served. Oh yes of course, but how? Hang! Shoot! Burn the criminal. One at a time, ease the pressure. To the gallows, the gallows ‘tis what he deserves. Hear him out, I rather say… No way! Set an example, let him suffer! Hmm, you might … Continue reading Dialogue + Cry Nigeria
22 DECEMBER, 2002 We sped down the highway, after dropping off Madam Ifeoma and her children at Garki in Enugu State. The journey had been uneventful since we left Pandam in Quan’pan L.G.A, Plateau State, except for the occasional stops, for Chijioke and Emma, Madam Ifeoma’s children, to ease themselves. We only had the large … Continue reading That Christmas