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WELCOMETOOUR POETRY ARCHIVEDear friends we would like to thank you all for taking our monthly web journal to a new height. Our Poetry Archive has got a readership of more than 152300! With this March issue we are completing our second year in web publishing. As you all know from last October 2016...
OUR POETRY ARCHIVE FEATURED POET OF THE MONTHSILAS OLA ABAYOMIMARCH 2017OPA How long have you been writing Poetry? We would like to know the early stories about your growing up...
SILAS ABAYOMIAFRICA! AFRICA! AFRICA!Africa-home to Nile-earth’s longest river,second largest landmassafter Asia;a centrally locatedgeo-political confinenestled by fourcontinental waters:Mediterranean Sea,Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean,and Red Sea.Africa-a home to1.2 billion people-most...
MARY AONGOMEN OF HONORDo unto us, your daughtersWhat God did for you!He declaresHe who finds a wife,Finds a good thing andObtains favor from God.When you were given your wife,Our Father in heavenGladly blessed her eternallyAs your daughters,Invest time in us;By giving us your love...
MARTIN IJIR LOVE AND HATEIncomplete without youWe both share wordens fourPrototype of rival foeIn a quest who become the major fourIn a game of chessThe board pound heart with cardiac unrestSeeking how to erased one chestIn a sweater vestKnowingly stress gym bestProven mortals wrongOnly one...
MARI BALLOTAFRICA SPEAKSwith anguish a hunger a heart that seekswith plagues pains of the pastdeserted roads of dissident dust unjustwith deceased spiritsvoiced words of poets of old(not with diamonds and gold)its homes hums with a sad songits trees rustles with violent diphthongdismal...
KÌÙRA KABIRI SAHARAThe Sahara Suns burns intenselyWith such a sad madness gravityTurning brown earthInto a dirty dusty bathThe gales in rounds rows growlsGusty gusts swirls in brutal brawlsThe dry Harmattans blowsAnd steals with it our earthThe humid Monsoons flowsAnd takes with our breathThe...
Khusela judge xoyana
KHUSELA JUDGE XOYANAFENG SHUIThere Was once Men wearing Turbans,Now its Called Doek on Fleek,prison awaits When truth you Speak.relax its Start of the WeekAlas look how full are Tarvens;Girl's in robes and boys in wrongs;Money in tatters and us in loan shark'sTarven owner's And mourners;Poet's be...
KAMARUDEEN MUSTAPHAI WANT TO WRITE YOU A LOVE LETTERI want to write you a love letter;And I want you to fall at onceSo I have learnt to be a praise singerA chronicler of lies and a pedlar of flatters.I have learnt how to make my lines croon falsettoAnd let my words scent like cologneSo that I can...
Kabedoopong piddo ddibe'
KABEDOOPONG PIDDO DDIBE'THE PRODIGAL FATHERWoman,My desire for you is now tasteless,My body hates seeing you:You have an inborn cancer of headstrongness,And now, too used to obey me.I want someone who obeys me like an unquestionable priest:One who, if I gas so stanchly, swallows the smell up;And...
ILHEM ISSAOUII MEANT NOT TO QUIESCENT MYSELFI meant not to quiescent myselfI was waiting by the frigorific riversContemplating the cold coloursAll of the clouds gathered and ragedTill the pain was numbedThe curtains fell and everyone evanescedI was left with a diaphanous tear gliding alongOn stage...
GEORGE ONSYTO EVE EVERYWHERE FROM ADAM OF ALL TIMESIt took You,GodMore thanJust one ribTo formHer structureSo tenderSo fancyTo letMy impossibleDreamStep out ofThe realm ofFantasy.It took youMore thanJust one ribTo answerThe yearningOf my heart,ModelingThis living pieceOf fine art.Yes,You did...
FETHI SASSILONELYI never paid attention ,my finger was lonely amongst the night’s finger tips .THE TIME GALLOWSThe night is still hanging ;from the time gallows …and never returned to bad …WITH COFFEEEvery morning , I pick a quarrel with my coffee ,awaiting tender...
FAITH LINDQUISTI THANK OUR DEAREST LORDOh how I think every day what my life wouldBe like without you by my side!Oh how I wish you could see how you make my heart smile with your loving notes!Oh how much I Thank our Dearest Lord everyday for giving me the best mother I could ever have been blessed...
Ekeaku uchechi mathias
EKEAKU UCHECHI MATHIAS"LULLABY OF A DYING NATION".From the other side of the seaI came to see where they gatherAt the shore of the largesseSinging the lullaby of a dying nation..It was there at the other side of the seaThe vultures hovering the carcassOf a dying nationThey gather with gusto and...
EDDIE AWUSIIN SEARCH OF HIMSELF.Sir! Did you see me?My nerves are screaming.I am drowning in their hysteria.Can't hear a bit, what are you saying,Speak a little louder -Loud like a town-crier.My hearing is boycotted -The yelling, the screaming, and complaintsOf mankind was too much - too much...
DAUDA ONAWOLAAMOUNTThey warned against draughtBut when that warning cameThere was a load on groundSo we didn't think evil to goodThey asked us to do something, we didThey told us to buy something of this landAnd give it to someone (described)We did every thingNow it is timeOr what are we...
Princess chalya miri-gazhi
PRINCESS CHALYA MIRI-GAZHIBUT MY SPIRIT HOLDSBorn woman in a crazy country, discriminated by traditions of menBorn second in a family of 10, with all the challenges of kith and kinBorn Christian not knowing Christ until Christ introduced himself to meBorn and steeped in the relics of religiosity,...
CAROLIN FADIThe Fog FellThe fog fell while thechildren cried. The bombswere fired and the lives ofthe innocent floated likeballoons in the sky. A warhad begun and the enemiesguns made the people droptheir silver knives and run.The lives were taken and noone was able to survive. Theforest trees...
Boutheina boughnim laarif
BOUTHEINA BOUGHNIM LAARIFTUNISIANI am multiple;I belong to a priceless LandMy roots are struck intoThe Mediterranean depths.My blood is hot as its desert’s sand…My forefathers are the fearless Phoenician sailorsAnd the brave Carthaginian warriors…My forefathers are Muslim Arabs and many others…I...
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