Poems and Poetry

Certified Global Swindlers

i do not like the greedy bankers these are certified global swindlers parading as professionals. Wearing clean suits, ties & shiny shows. Smiling spotlessly   no! These folks are not friends but foes they are slave masters. Riding us all as though we exist to serve their throats & bear them as burdens   to […]

Poems and Poetry

Limbo

 In search for spacein this placecalled earthI found myselfin space In the race for spacethey sayyou must surfaceto be safe I have surfacedfor I am in spacesearching for a placein this hell called earth What a waste   {linkr:related;keywords:poem;limit:5;title:Related Articles}

Poems and Poetry

Sun-Splashed Africa

 From the eastern horizonIt travels all seasonPiping through the skylineLike a piece of golden dime As the day gets olderIt grows bolderSplashing it’s wayAcross the ragged landscape Activating all flora and faunaRadiating it’s heatSometimes caressingOther times scorching I can hear the tom-tom drumThe piercing shrill of the oja fluteThe droning hum of the ikoroThe melodious […]

Poems and Poetry

A pow’s verse

Absolute lonelinessLost in this dungeonNowhere to goNo friendsNo companionBut the walls of my cellWhich re-echo back my thoughts For breakfaststrokes of bulalaFor lunch de-humanizationFor super frustrationIndefinite fastingFor how longFor how long echoed the walls The walls, my only companion Dreamt last night of homeWalked familiar pathsThen, enter, dream killerHostile bang on my cell doorIt is […]

Poems and Poetry

Lament of the Flutes

TIDEWASH……Memories fold-over-fold free-furrow mingling old tunes with new. Tidewash…..Ride me memories, astride on firm saddle, wreathed with white lillies & roses of blood…..   Sing to the rustic flute: Sing a new note…   Where are the Maytime flowers, where the roses? What will the Watermaid bring at sundown, a garland? A handful of tears? […]

Poems and Poetry

Love Apart

The moon has ascended between us, Between two pines That bow to each other; Love with the moon has ascended, Has fed on our solitary stems; And we are now shadows That cling to each other, But kiss the air only. {linkr:related;keywords:poem;limit:5;title:Related Articles}

Poems and Poetry

The Passage

BEFORE YOU, my mother Idoto, Naked I stand; Before your weary presence, A prodigal Leaning on an oilbean, Lost in your legend Under your power wait I On barefoot, Watchman for the watchword At heavensgate; Out of the depth my cry: Give ear and hearken… DARK WATERS of the beginning. Ray, violet,and short, piercing the […]

Poems and Poetry

Did you know that …Kissing

You burn over 25 calories in a one minute kiss? The first screen kiss wasn’t allowed in India until 1978? Kissing is healthier than shaking hands? A kiss contains about 9 milligram of water and about 0,7 grams of fat and protein? Kama sutra includes 30 different kinds of kisses? Romans could kiss each other […]