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  September 2022     1 year ago

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The Palm-nut of this World

I am in this world, I am not in this world
Because the affairs of this life are too unfair
So, tell me, what cause do I have to show my teeth to the world?
Life is a bottom pot to those who have licked it;

 For those who have tasted the...

by Kubor Dietei Gimeoin

added 1 year ago
Ode to a Flood

Let me sing you a sweet song,
A song as sweet as a grand piano

I have not heard you talk for once
Yet you make men talk about you

You draw out tears from your victims,
And make proud feet bow at your foot

Where are the LANDLORDS

by Kubor Dietei Gimeoin

added 1 year ago
To Nigerian gods

gods, we have endured deadly strokes,
Feign laughter
in place of tears,

tied lips tired of dying,
sad silence sighing in silence
for the size of gun
launched against itching throats.

gods, we have come fortified
against any assegai.

by Kubor Dietei Gimeoin

added 1 year ago
My Weapon of War

I have got a weapon of war
It does not draw out blood like a sword

I have got a weapon of war
It does not put the enemy in flight

My weapon of war is my contagious smile

I know you have been through a lot
But does that mean we should...

by Kubor Dietei Gimeoin

added 1 year ago
A Fisherman's Song

Go away cunning eater,
go yonder and follow the flowing current

Come, voracious eater like the rushing in of a flood
come and snatch the bait from my calm hook

Does the bride dances for the groom to look away?
take me like the groom, stop...

by Kubor Dietei Gimeoin

added 1 year ago

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It is a good thing that you are advocating your faith through writing. I love it.

1 year ago

I love the poem. I was rating it 5 stars but I mistakenly touched 3.

1 year ago

His poems are born out of deep reflections. He writes poems in all genres, especially on environmental degradation having witnessed the Movement of the Emancipation of Niger Delta (MEND). His two outstanding poems in this direction are "Greek Boy," and "Lobia Youmi." 

1 year ago

I am looking for ways to improve my writing. So feel free to let me know what you think of this poem. Thank you.

1 year ago

Please feel free to tell me what you think of this poem.

1 year ago


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