Nick Adegwe-Oshomah

The Mirage That Tore My Heart

This poet, proudly Nigerian, a Development Sociologist by training and a Customs Officer by profession, bears the full name; Nicholas Oyarekhua Oshomah. He writes with the pen-name; Nick Adegwe-Oshomah. He is a 1980 graduate of Sociology from the University of Benin Nigeria and also holds a Masters…

She tore my heart
With fangs of a phantom love
Couched in a facade!

Yes! She tore my heart
Innocent mind I was
Fresh brew from love's mills!

She captured my mind
With smiles that hunts till date
For a mirage she was!

I would never know
Still confused till date!!