Tag: War

1
Aug

Poetry: Boko Haram!

Less rational thoughts. A haiku to educate. What’s been forbidden. Hypermind ========================= They had tried to read, The page had many letters They couldn’t explain. Leonell ======================== Boko connotes school, We hate its walls you must too; Skunk ideology! Bamvi ======================== Books ring a taboo Yet it will liberate them From myths, death and sin… Omolola J ========================== The joke

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28
Apr

Watch:What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Love | Mandy Len Catron

https://youtu.be/pWaxi4H2xPU
28
Apr

Poetry: Syria

A healthy and homely land for all race Now infected with deadly diseases Of war,killings,rhythm of guns and bombs Dropping in the ears of mother and child Unpleasant tones that presses play on heart beat. A healthy and homely land of honey Consumed by tears,sadness and bitterness Painted all over with innocent blood Crying with loud voice for vengeance to

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27
Apr

Pick A Ticket For The First Jos Poetry Slam

Here’s the deal, the tickets might not last up to the 2nd of next month because this is the most anticipated event in Jos in the month of May. And i hope it doesn’t get to the point where people will have to lap one another, or be left outside for overcrowding in this maiden edition of the Jos Poetry

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27
Apr

Poetry: LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,Transgender)

I made a covenant with my coward soul To hush my lips when reason eludes me I will be last to throw a holy stone First to sit on a bloodied prickly fence They call you deranged, void of sacred norm You who fell out of accord with nature They say you make fun of love and her force Lust

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27
Apr

Watch: Dating Is Dead | Kevin Carr

https://youtu.be/70HdOIiWfe4
24
Apr

Watch: Shit happens. Clean it up and move on! | Beatrice Achaleke

https://youtu.be/B9iIGc8PTcQ
24
Apr

Poetry: Agboola Damilola | Love

Love! I knew her before I turned 4 She has two hands now And two lips wow I would look up at her face And my heart would race I would feel her hands fall on my butt In loving rebuke, it would hurt Love She visited sometime, I was eight For the first time, I ate From a woman

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22
Apr

Watch: Heroes and Villains: Is hip-hop a cancer or a cure? | Lecrae

https://youtu.be/BFas9cd8ZZ8
22
Apr

Read: Dorothy | Vera Bonny

On our parlor wall she hung Rubber loosed hair a bunch Dressed up in a gown Maybe Cinderella’s sort Piercing eyes looked straight In black and white the paint Tear drops smeared her cheeks I always thought her cute As i grew, her view Turned sadder than i knew With every passing day I took a closer gaze “Dorothy”, i

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