Category: Daily Poem

VEILED PATRIOTISM

David Kujabi Truth is universal, it is eternal You could keep it away a while But can’t have it forever hidden You are what you are Pretend to be anything else You may succeed but only a while For as sure as daylight After a dark night The true you shall be unveiled As we…

By Akwad Nano She requested a poem Words begin to tom-tom Her name I voice a psalm A lover totem like Akwad la emblem She’s essentially of essence like my spex That solutes Gibran Talib la essay Her condemn for tribal and racial conjugation Consoles me like kissy-kissy Jammeh Saikou la mansa comprehension She is…

By Malik Kah I’m confused I confessed Behind the serenity Serendipity I’m a simpleton Sensing blood and gore As militants draw daggers Snarling With innuendos The spirit of hope Of the coalition Leading to collusion The Constitution Is the victim of the coalition / confusion As collusion Not conclusive As it’s not inclusive All the…

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…

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…