Austyn Chimbuoyim Poems

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1.
My Treasured Guest Host

More than an august visitor O Lord Thou tower, height-less Hast Thou chosen to be called a guest To a house whose landlord Thou art?

My soul's life-giver, more than a maker In Thee nothing separates both. Recalling Thy past presence in me, I'm left hungry and longing for more
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2.
Which Way To Your Heart...?

Which way to Your heart, Lord? Not as if I've come to a cross-road, Just wary of the one I currently tread on.
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3.
My Three Sonnets Plus Two (The Sower)

The seeds in the Sower’s hand,
With time makes a reaper of him.
Better still the fallowed land,
And the barn may not contain.
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4.
My Music Potion

I heard a beautiful song
Of course I could sing along
Before I knew I was drifting off
Lulled in the lyrics’ deep waters.
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5.
Epiphany

Everyone has got their special day to reel in
Pleased to be by the limelight about them
In incredible revel of a new found Gem
Portrayed as such at dawn of the morning.
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6.
Like Never Before

How could I this tale tell,
Of a feeling I never had, or never should?
But mon coeur or ma tete, one thinks so:
That I feel all alone and ignored.
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7.
Silent Sonnet

When I heard his silence,
I knew he couldn't make more sense,
Even as he passed the option of self-defense
Amidst the weather so cloudy and tense.
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8.
Chrismas Dialogue With Raph

(Austyn)

I listened hard for a crowd's timely cheers,
Raucous but yet pleasant,
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9.
I Never Ran

I never ran to win the race
Have rarely done.
The aim remains to cross the line;
And not to prove a faster pace.
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10.
Nigeria's Mood Today

In the chronicles of recent times,
Of a time called today;
The scribes wrote about the dawn,
Forgetting the terrors of the night before.
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