Bang bang



Lightning from the sky
Tickled mother earth, bang! bang!!
Was the sudden sound.

About this poem

A Haiku poem describing lightning from the sky and how it strikes the earth. The particular one described by the Poet here seems to have had a very serious effect on the Poet's region of the Earth.

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Written on August 08, 2021

Submitted by fidepet on August 08, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABC
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 77
Words 13
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 3

Fidelis Peter Olowu

Simply called Fidel by his friends, he was born in Agbarho Kingdom in Ughelli-North Local Government Area of Delta State, South south, Nigeria. He holds a Bachelor of Nursing Science degree from the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. Fidel won the first prize in Rapidly Applied Poetry (RAP) contest during the second edition of the Lagos Festival of Poetry organized by the Association of Nigerian Authors, Lagos State Chapter, (ANA-Lagos) in the year 2005. He also has a good number of literary achievements internationally such as: - Nominated as an "Honorary Poet Fellow, Noble House, London England in 2006. - Nominated for "Poet of The Year Award" in 2007 by the International Society of Poets (ISP, USA) - Nominated for "Poet of the year Award" in 2008 by ISP, USA. - Enlisted in "The International Who's Who in Poetry" in 2008 by the ISP, USA. Published in numerous Anthologies, magazines, etc. Apart from being a poet and a practicing Nurse, Fidel is an inspirational Broadcast Journalist, a song writer, singer with a good level of music production skills, a very interesting corporate MC, a Graphic Designer, a Voice-over artist, etc. A little wonder he's referred to as The Wonderman. more…

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