Tag: Fashion

6
Apr

Poetry: There Is A Garden In My Head

There is a garden in my head That makes me tend and trim and water The grains of thoughts sleeping on this flower bed So the sunlight soothes them like no other. By morning, the hands of the climbers and creepers… Trellieses, arches, pergolas, arbour, pillars. Soon they climb tired and creep for food And their job is done when

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6
Apr

Poetry: Two Broken Bottles

Those two broken bottles, they were Too bold Fine and Were mine Those two broken bottles; they were Coloured Glassy But weak broken bottles, they were. Those two broken bottles; they were Green but Shattered By bricks. Those two broken bottles ; they were A sign Of my heartbeat. broken bottles, they were. Miidong ==================================== Tis a tale of two

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5
Apr

Poetry: Parturition

1. Birth beginning of death 2. Death alpha of Birth 1a. Birth alpha of Death 2a. Death beginning of Birth 1. Pregnancy gift from Man 2. Children blessings from God 1a. Pregnancy blessings from Man 2a. Children gift from God Bangwan. ———————— 1. Dying, the chord of life 2. Carrying her musical note 1a. Dying, her chord of life 2a.

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4
Apr

Poetry: Patience

Your steps are abso-BLOODY-lutely Slow But my an-FURIOUS-xiety still will wait For the dis-LONG-tance you keep Can’t be picked but seen from a-ZOOM-far You traveled for Hun-OLD-dred days Just to Bless a pa-AWAITING-tient soul My silence almost ask a ques-MAD-tion. Can’t your foot ride on a wheel-FAST-barrow? Bangwan. ====================================== Patience is a bro-COMPLETELY-ken branch It is tired out, angri-TWISTED-ly It

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3
Apr

Poetry: Death

⁠⁠⁠Death i heard your voice tonight As the moon played hide and seek My ears called to you not once But only your shadow turned Your presence came with sweet pain That which brought the living dead Washed away life and lost gain Of all that stagnation spread Death you again? Death Why always you Death? Bangwan. ————————- Dying has

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2
Apr

Read: The Finale

I see the approaching end invitations I shall send To all who will nicely bend broken bridges to amend For my prayers to ascend The great past had been a trend Made my sole enemy ,Friend What i do not have, i Spend So my dreams can Transcend . Glam unworthy ,i Suspend. The price I may Apprehend Black and

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1
Apr

Read: Many of one thing II (Places)

Kabwir Kanke LCA, Plateau State Land of milk and honey Highland, rocky, ancient, touristy Birth place of kings Hot like fire So little resources, so much riches A plateau on the Plateau Fetishism Hospitality CASSIE ========================= Mazah North of Jos Womb of fierce hunters Valley, Warm, cold, fertile A bow in hands of mountains Held like a perfect arc With

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31
Mar

Poetry: Stand Your Ground

Jeer became an act Smothering my attempted Attempt to attempt Now Rise marries fall Laughter hanging very tall Opposition called I couldn’t answer My voice just swallowed silence Slowly down its throat The walls of its throat Kept cracking until success Became family. Bangwan ————————- It’s a freedom trap! “Unintending” to release… It just sets you still. It’s the usual

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30
Mar

Poetry: False Prophets

Sounds of iron bells Stealing away the silence Like new time keepers Faith has no bearing Religious words with no strong- Poles enough to hold End of time has come Prophecies covered with lies Evil dressed in white. Bangwan. =================================== They do say too much They start and stoke fake fires Then freeze in their flames They know so little

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30
Mar

Download: “83.03.17 (A Collection of poems)”

Different Shades The idea of using colors to depict the poems, help one see in many shades while exposing what the poets intended. This anthology defies the logic behind traditional poetry and explores a variety of samples in Modern forms. Download the ebook below, read and drop your comments.   DOWNLOAD 83.03.17 HERE