Abubakar Abdulkadir

Rookie (21 March,1995 / Niger State, Nigeria)

A Poet On A Quest - Poem by Abubakar Abdulkadir

When i pull the wind closer
Lay it naked before my keen eyes
Searching for stanzas hidden
They call me mad

When i look at the blood
Fluttering from my veins
Soaking me to my soles
And i laugh
Like a triumphant warrior
They call me crazy

My nights i have slaughtered
For the gods of inspiration
And i wondered at night
Like a broken lion
They call me insane

But i am a poet on a quest
To best lay my tent
Where generation
Shall peacefully rest

Comments about A Poet On A Quest by Abubakar Abdulkadir

  • Gold Star - 15,431 Points Ramesh Rai (11/2/2013 10:14:00 PM)

    it is indeed a tragedy that you are being overlooked. but keep writing and sending request to the fellow poets.a beautiful write
    God bless you (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 347 Points David Wood (11/2/2013 12:57:00 PM)

    Lovely poem with inspirational words. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 26, 2013

Poem Edited: Saturday, October 26, 2013

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