Treasure Island

ADENUGA TITILAYO


Life


Life like hills
takes you up and down
crawling on the rough and rocky parts
panting knees hurts
but there you must get

Life like waves
in the great ocean
sweeps you to the shore
and back to the shore
if you survive

Life like a people
clustered together
you actually think you have them around
poor you to know
you are alone

Life despite its bitter taste
taste afterwards like the nectar of a flower
life like the Ewuro is a bitter sweet experience

Submitted: Saturday, November 10, 2012

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