Literature, Poetry Collection

The Hate You Give

Every day break gives a new dawn So far it's been dawn without a difference At each dawn I awake with great expectations I look through the windows of Nigeria Hoping that the headlines will change And that our headlights will be brightened So that we can at least have a spotlight if not limelight.… Continue reading The Hate You Give

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In search of a wife material

Conclusively, can you be my Sade Adu – be a Nigerian and live a foreign lifestyle? Will you give me the “kiss of life”, “cherish the day” we met and understand “nothing can come between us.” Can you “hang on to my love” and never “turn your bank on me?”

Poetic Regime 2019
Literature, Poetry Collection

POETIC REGIME INFO

Poetic Regime is an international poetic movement; the largest and widest reached annual showcase of words and poets introduced by Giftedminds Writers Firm. Giftedminds Writers Firm is delighted to present Poetic Regime Nigeria. The concert is open to any writer or poet above the age of 15. Poetic Regime is a day concert of top-notch… Continue reading POETIC REGIME INFO

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Mr. Nobody

MR. NOBODY I know a funny little man, As quiet as a mouse, Who does the mischief that is done, In everybody’s house! There’s no one ever sees his face, And yet we all agree, That every plate we break was cracked, By Mr Nobody. ‘Tis he who always tears our books, Who leaves the… Continue reading Mr. Nobody

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Unleashing the venom

  Unleashing the venom I only need a pass To tramp lightly on your behind Turn you over and over with a glimpse Butter you up for breakfast now and later. Only if you will permit me To unleash the desire locked up Will you break the chains? And expect cuddling fair and square. By… Continue reading Unleashing the venom

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Yeah I do

I miss you, yeah I do Siting on the fence all alone Wondering how good we are The blending of our taste. The last scene was watching you eat, And secretly smelling your skin As I sat next to you. God, save me from Karashika They’re everywhere during the holidays Spreading their wings around Waiting… Continue reading Yeah I do

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The Bear By Robert Frost

The Bear By Robert Frost The bear puts both arms round the tree above her And draws it down as if it were a lover And its choke-cherries lips to kiss goodby, Then lets it snap back upright in the sky. Her next step rocks a boulder on the wall. (She's making her cross-country in… Continue reading The Bear By Robert Frost

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Ode to the West Wind

The English romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley wrote the following ode on a blustery day in 1819, while in a forest near Florence, Italy. Ode to the West Wind By Percy Bysshe Shelley IO wild West Wind, thou breath of Autumn's being, Thou, from whose unseen presence the leaves dead Are driven, like ghosts from… Continue reading Ode to the West Wind