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Poetry

from different poets in Nigeria and around the world. Read inspiring poems from contributing Poets to inspire you.
We publish not only contemporary Nigerian poets but also African poets and their poetry.

Poetry 3

Shon-Sir! Marooned enforcer of the republic Roasting under the naked sun At the flash of murinaira He licenses night-raiders Mowing blossoming palm fronds Who refuse to wet the…More

Poetry 0

Mirrors tell tall tales of me Spin webby yarns of how good I look Gift me dreams; lofty high Where only thoughts; dare fly Mirrors, speak so clearly to…More

Poetry 2

Stuck on this bed Heart suffering hundred degree burns It feels ugly but I know it’s just for a time From burnt endings; new beginnings arise. Living in my…More

Love stars
Poetry 2

My heart, it beats to a song You and I understand We can't hear it yet but one day we will Till then we dance sometimes alone sometimes together …More

Love stars
Poetry 5

Can we sing the lullabies as we sail down River Memory; tickle the armpit of Venus, play like baby’s first day out ride the arch of rainbow splashing its colors.…More