Abia Poems - Below
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The Voice of One Crying in the Wilderness
abia, bible, christian,
There was a priest, who was a son of Abia.
The priest’s name was Zechariah.
His wife’s name was Elisabeth, a daughter of Aaron
For several years, she was barren.
Their years to have children had thicken.
Their years to have children were stricken.
One day...Read More
FOR THE GIRLCHILD
abia, abuse, africa, art,
Form: Blank verse
To this brokeness of women, the world flopped and flipped out.
How life flawed and tampered the ice of the girlchild!
How green became red images to their eyes is still a misery to our flammable fable eyes:
of happiness gallopping towards sorrow,
A Generation Of strange Youths
abia, abuse, adventure, africa, anxiety, art,
The sun shall rise again but
not in our season of songs this time,
because we are strange to it glamouring light.
We sparkle and shine not among its Galaxy of hope,
an unformidable corrupt youths are we...
we've ...Read More
May we always remember
abia, best friend, boyfriend,
To Chibuisi FELIX
We'll write Africa soon
from the houses our ancestors built
We'll complete the other half of the yellow sun
We will beat the drums together
along Anambra and Abia border;
for we are better than we were yesterday
We will soon search for...Read More
Element Of Freedom
abia, africa, art,
Ask your mother how your father
Was sold yesterday to the hands of
righteous death, curling in fearful fist.
His stomach was empty with a widened
wild hunger and she left him to die.
Ask her of your name "Kamchetanna".
Ask her of your...Read More
abia, best friend, corruption, roses are red, wife,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
punish my honey
drink my creamy dream
eat my children between fat-bread
Stulted pedantic canker-bloom
Your bird-plucked eyes
will gas-up and advertise...Read More
Ifeoma Di Niro
Form: Blank verse
Onye ebezina na uju na oga adinma
Onye echezina maka na echi nabia
di ime oweghi onye ma ihe oga amu
obu nwoke ma nwa nwayi oma
Jiri ndidi sowe uwa na oga adinma
Efi na eweghi odudu obu chi ya na
Achuro ya...Read More
Ezi Enyi Ka Nwanne
Ezi enyi amaka na uwa
Ezi enyi ka nwanne ojo
Lezie enyi gi anya oge nile
Ahabula ya ka onwu na nsogbu.
Owere enyi ka nwanne ma
Obu ikwu na ibe gi na uwa
Mgbe nsogbu di ono ya,
Na oganihu ono gi na akuku
Lezie enyi...Read More
O' di egwu ihe anya na ahu
Odi egwu ihe isi na ebu
Onye ma mgbe oga ala
Onye ma ihe ga egbu ya
Madu ta, ozu echi na abia
Onye na nke ya na uwa oma a
O'di egwu ihe na eme na uwa...Read More
NKPORO : MY COUNTRY HOME 1
I would never forget that ancient call
The cry of the babies , the smiles of the toddlers
singing of the birds and the melodiously chipping of the insects
In a beautiful land filled with milk and honey.
A land of peace and harmony.
Yes Prince Ekpemandu
vengeance is mine saith the Lord,
and I would have justice for it too,
what was done to this lady be abhorred,
that the mongrel dog gets his due!
#Dedicated to the lady who get raped
in that...Read More