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THE PLAGUE By Chibuzo Emelogu

THE PLAGUE By Chibuzo Emelogu

  Unannounced the world falls apart, Save us….let not our souls depart, Gradually the bucket-list increases, Sadly mankind decreases.   Humbled by instincts kings summon servants to a feast. A feast of Grace or Grave?…

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OF GODS AND HENS By Nlebedim Nzube Harry

OF GODS AND HENS By Nlebedim Nzube Harry

Groundnut tusks falling on ground Dusty from disuse And starvation Hens pecking up remnants Thrown from masters’ tables On grounds Brown from dirt And fertility.     Beaks peck beaks in war internecine Over remnant…

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*BLACK CRY* By Chibuzo Emelogu

*BLACK CRY* By Chibuzo Emelogu

Every night i carry in my chest, pain so sharp that release my tears. Why do i have to carry this crest? If Black is beautiful why awaken my fears? Sing me a lullaby. I…

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Second coming By Tunrayo Semiloore

Second coming By Tunrayo Semiloore

Before the journey Of life and death I should have known And had, the present knowledge Learnt, the present lessonsIf I had felt the sting Of a broken home Single parenthood And the broken hearts…

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“Re in By Tunrayo Semiloore

“Re in By Tunrayo Semiloore

In the prison Of this past, I have stayed For quite a while A thousand, or less Rigging my role Into the heart of this earth This earth doesn’t seem fooled She knows I knew…

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CRUCIFIXION: BEFORE THE DEATH By John Chizoba Vincent

CRUCIFIXION: BEFORE THE DEATH By John Chizoba Vincent

The law of Moses wasn’t for yes & Amen.It was for opposite reaction to every action.Eye for an eye, ashes to ashes, dust to dust;Caine killed Abel & mark was on his face,a mark of death…

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TELL DEATH TO RETURN THE BOY HE PICKED FROM MY NEIGHBORHOOD LAST SATURDAY By John Chizoba Vincent

TELL DEATH TO RETURN THE BOY HE PICKED FROM MY NEIGHBORHOOD LAST SATURDAY By John Chizoba Vincent

In the middle of life we are in death& I now come to rescue this boy from theenemy that stretched bodies into pains.I stared at the sky as the first shaft of September’s sun crept…

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REDEMPTION: BLOOD AND WORDS

REDEMPTION: BLOOD AND WORDS

The world is on make up like a woman,Wait till there is war and destruction &See what really mask the reality of her.The world is a body of a woman which Fades gradually as it gives…

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REDEMPTION: BLOOD AND WATER by John Chizoba Vincent

REDEMPTION: BLOOD AND WATER by John Chizoba Vincent

how much is your life worth?your body does not belong to your spirit,its a body roaming to an endless torments.a body soon to be consumed by termites!you may have the will to be it’s ownerbut…

FLAMES IN A CONFINED BODY by John Chizoba Vincent

that girl is a tide rising in her prime.the storm uses her to consume fire,she might sheath her breath in ray of the sun;I’ve printed names of many gods on her palms.that girl is a miracle seen in…