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Joba Akinola


Poems of Joba Akinola

1. ACROSS THE BRIDGE 10/5/2010
2. I MUST FLY 10/5/2010
3. I NEED RED 10/5/2010
4. IT WAS ME 10/5/2010
5. NIGHTITUDE 10/5/2010
6. PARADOXIA 10/5/2010
7. TEARS 10/5/2010
8. THE BAR-TTLE 10/5/2010
9. THE POETRY FLOWS 10/5/2010
10. TONIGHT I SLEEP WITH MOTHER EARTH 10/6/2010
11. UNDESERVING 10/5/2010
12. WHY SHOULD I? 10/5/2010
13. WRONG 10/5/2010

PARADOXIA

In my pursuit of happiness,
I took detours,
But at each turn,
I found sorrow,
It follows,
That sorrow is joy's shadow
So wherever there's joy,
Surely, there's sorrow.

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