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In Wait

You who are in the black pit drowning Letting the salty water take you and your bones under Your soul is trapped in the beyond You scream aloud, foaming your mouth You drain colorful tears and as the swirling dancing … Continue reading

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I Know You Like Me – OWOEYE IFEOLUWA ESTHER

Look, I know say you like me Your heart skip every time I say nice things See, my bobo wey dey shy since maybe fate don say we can’t find this But see, I’m a kind of classy girl I … Continue reading

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Spirit – EBUN DAMILOLA

The silence breeze greeting the market zone The deaf dancing in tune of the percussionist drum Spirited men laced in drunk banquet Hallowed the courtesans in the dry sand Patiently waiting as the kingdom cometh

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Barren

To vanish from this impious era, I mind less Conceivably recognized as a vain guest To the toiled years i duly reminisce As futility proved my paramount best

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Crush Drunk – SAMUEL ADELANI

Mom, it happened in a rush I felt he was just a crush short sparks and nothing more but it lasted longer, him I began to adore He was my very fantasy his cute light brown eyes and charming smile … Continue reading

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Tetro – VIOLA OKERE

The darkness surged From the depths of my soul, Consumed all that was bright and right Then I became a shell, Hollow and hard. The colours of the wind were once in me Those days are now a distant memory … Continue reading

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OMOLADE (CHILD IS CROWN) – AKEWUSOLA HABIB

Stakes are higher, Tomorrow speeds faster, My sins matured wiser. Hopefully prepared from yesterday, Moment seems so near, Mortal begin to fear, Expectations in number swell. Why me? Eighty seventh time asking thyself,

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A King Is Born – VADER MOORE

The world has kept its watch and witnessed the birth of a king Though no eyes of the world But she sees all Even in the dark, She’s like a cat I heard terrifying sounds and lightening Though not a … Continue reading

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Christmas In December – ELISHA SEYITAN

A little years away from Infancy Memories of a growing child I remember that last month In fact, that month Is always ushered in by the earlier EMBERS September I prep for a new session With an atmosphere filled with … Continue reading

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The Mind Runs – DAMILOLA KAZEEM

The mind runs,    It run faster than a ‘roller coaster’       Only stop to entertain more passengers            Sometime, it takes more than necessary                But, she knows how to discard irrelevant passenger                     Whom mission is not defined. … Continue reading

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