Two Poems – Amanda Holiday

Two Poems – Amanda Holiday

Two Poems Amanda Holiday Poem for Nesyamun ‘Bed/bad’the voice of Nesyamunglottal frogged otherworldlyuttering 3000 years wayback ‘bed/bad bed   bād bĕd bad bed’bitter tobacco bleat of muted cursebelched vowels blunted by rag andbone and time and deatha...

The Anatomy of Silence & Other Poems – Dami Ajayi

The Anatomy of Silence & Other Poems – Dami Ajayi

The Anatomy of Silence & Other Poems Dami Ajayi The Anatomy of Silence (For S.) What do I accept from this silence,this silence that lacerates peace,this silence, anathema to bliss. This silence, pensive, dramaticamping tension, wrecking intention,this...

the tiger’s bride – Khadija Abdalla Bajaber

the tiger’s bride – Khadija Abdalla Bajaber

the tiger's brideKhadija Abdalla Bajaber The moths, they sup on my sorrow,my mineral-rich grief, they come to announce that the rains are coming. He says that the hand was created twice,twice to seek, that like an innocent he had only come looking for his...

Some Memory & Other Poems – Romeo Oriogun

Some Memory & Other Poems – Romeo Oriogun

Some Memory & Other Poems Romeo Oriogun Independence The sun draws for itself life – away from the chapelof the British, away from dialects of my forebears,away from the surrender of the beauty of Beninto gunpowder,      I have created a home in the...

Children of Assata Freestyle & Other Poems – Deshawn McKinney

Children of Assata Freestyle & Other Poems – Deshawn McKinney

Children of Assata Freestyle & Other Poems Deshawn McKinney Children of Assata Freestyle whether or not she did i wonderif we should. // an idea, in it an apple and tree,                                                                                       a...

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