Poems and Poetry

The mad man

“I will stop laughing… …..Lest I become mad… This is he on a happy state Bothering not about the world Facing whatever faces him Laughing and jumping all alone Where he sits, mocks and laughs Those he sees and those unseen. Enjoy the heats of day all alone The cold of harmattan his friend has […]

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In Caelis

Somewhere it appears Beyond the thought of man Can only imaginarily described “As” and “like” the qualifying words Of this heaven that be. A golden sanded soil of mirrored look With silver coated glasses That reflect the light from self Direct from the builder’s body           A hope for every bettering. Your condusive aroma calls For more concentration unto you A living place with every lively […]

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favourite Christmas funny

‘Waiter – There’s a Fly in My Champagne’ A multi-national company held a reception to celebrate Christmas. The waiter gave each guest a glass of champagne, but on inspection, each guest noticed that their glass contained a fly. * The Swede asked for new champagne in the same glass * The Englishman demanded to have […]

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A Leader or a Lunatic?

Who smiles and feel happy about his mandate when thousands innocent souls were lost because of it?Who sits and fold his arms when the nation is tearing apart saying all is well? Who feels untroubled and globe trots with the excuses of seeking foreign investors when flashes of impending war is going on on his […]

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reflection- World Teachers Day

Just some little thoughts to share with colleagues today – World Teachers Day.  (……….from ACEL) The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called “truth.”  ~Dan Rather In teaching you cannot see the fruit of […]

Poems and Poetry

The Inevitable Parts2

Without complaint I lay,In silence I watch what man isWith my memory I thinkThough living but not livingHow within some hours uncared for The matter turns rottenMy meditation is interruptedWith such a dim farewell songThat choir compose for us I am now being loweredBeing lowered to my mother earthThe already watered graveMud water soaked meI […]

Poems and Poetry

The Inevitable Parts1

When others fell victimI was there to officiateThinking on how mine shall beDeparting from this beautiful earth. Today my day indeedPeople have gathered in our homeTo watch so close face to faceWhere I seriously look at each of them From the room I momentarily occupyThough just for some hoursEmitting tears cannot solve this Wailing can […]