Category: Daily Poem

So long a poem

The razzmatazz in the music house suddenly died down, leaving in its wake a throttle and miffed voice; proclaiming peace please, piece things together, for we are all one and the same. And there and then, an innocuous speaker stood up to clear his throat before uttering: ‘ladies and gentlemen, we’ve discovered the solution; I’m…

Conversations:  pouring souls

By Musa Abdoulie Jallow He said: Am sorry For all the things I have done And will do Am sorry that my nature drives me to hurt To make mistakes, to make souls cry It is not my intention to drive you away To drive them away If anything I want you close Closer I…

Message to the heavens

By Abdoulie Jallow                                                       This rare opportunity I seized Sending a message to the deceased I write this with much ease since surly, you are in peace Some may…

Silence

By Maimuna Joof                                  The dripping of the tap My life was like a trap I listened to rap Success walked like a crab Bad luck was like a stab I took a tab To kill the pain They said…

The lost girl

By Modou Kandeh She is the lost girl She forgot her name Her characters they all defame She doesn’t take her life seriously Because no one has ever talked of her so highly Most people called her the lost girl Making a mockery of her ancient outdated curl She never had friends at school She…

Apathy

By Marabi S Hydara I don’t know where to start Everything is falling apart Families living in continuous wrath Brothers walking in different path Branches of the family tree now torn apart For Satan has indeed succeeded in his art! One man struggled to build this safe home To protect his kin from the storm…

Rejected Economy

BY  Mohammed Lamin Gassama                                        Lives inside me Lives inside me Inspires me Their desires We acquire Better to eat mushroom in freedom Than eat meat in slavery I call that wisdom The white man’s treachery Fool us…