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The Poet’s Mathematics By Ogundipe David Oluwasegun

The Poet’s Mathematics By Ogundipe David Oluwasegun

With his canoe, he paddled on the lone sand Deafening noise and yet no sound For years he awaited the sun’s appearance at night He grew so weak that he became a knight His greatest fear is that he is fearless Taking caution with him implies one is careless Those in his future died in the time past So slow ... Read More »

Tribute To Adebayo Ibitoye (Big Bamo) By Abiola Akintunde

Tribute To Adebayo Ibitoye (Big Bamo) By Abiola Akintunde

How could this happen and how did it happen, When did it happened and where did it happen, A life so dear has been lost, Only a body to mourn over. The sun as bright as it is, so much of a life giver, Has refused to continue to shine on this flower, Out of love, he was planted, With ... Read More »

When My Time Comes – Fatima Garba Aliyu

When my time comes I will leave, there will be no BEEP…   I may not be ready.. yet I must leave, heard that the pain is DEEP…   My knowledge and knowing all must leave, left alone my wealth you can share the JEEP…   If my time comes, please don’t go to my grave and WEEP…   Because ... Read More »

Silence! Silence!! Silence!!! – A Poetic Tribute To Ifeoluwa Ojikutu by Oluwasegun Olufemi

Silence! Silence!! Silence!!! – A Poetic Tribute To Ifeoluwa Ojikutu by Oluwasegun Olufemi

It has no season It has no time It goes and comes as it wishes Sometimes like a thief in the night Always ready to strike Never minding the pain that follows Oh Death! Why are thou cruel? Thy sharp claws knows no one Not the old nor the young You care not about our grief You dig our hearts ... Read More »

To The Soul That Never Dies – Okikiola Asher @asherstuta | #RIPIfeoluwa

TO THE SOUL THAT NEVER DIES Like a ray of light in the darkness of my heart she came forth Her words cut through the bricks I spent all my years building Going through our conversations over and over again The memories we shared…our stories….our scars Our pains…our happiness…we shared it all Nothing was held back. IFEOLUWA To my friend, ... Read More »