Comments about Chidiebere Ekere
In the sophisticatedness of our entrenched fellowship
I am shielded against all the ruinous breaths
From all forms of witless and offbeat eccentricity.
So if I overhear that I am an idiot
I simply plunge my dizzy head deeper
Into our togetherness –
As we all are wont to do; have done:
For in that way are we reassured
That the fellow is merely being a crass idiot himself.
Or such other moments when in the fit of wild derision
I laugh or cry out, a little loud – and later suspect
That it went little way too high; because of the little ache
In my heart, ...