Emmanuel Joseph Olumakiss

Ebonyi State
Emmanuel Joseph Olumakiss
Ebonyi State

Poems

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1.
Mother Earth Owes Man A Tomb
The Earth our hollow host
There's nothing to bank and boast
The Earth our hovering home
We are the apparitions, her ghost
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2.
When I Have Nobody But Me
When I have nobody but me
I 'd rather be real
Instead of being hopeless and still
Begging for alms I won't be fit
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3.
I Fall In Love On A Lonely Day
I fall in love on a lonely day
When my motion is high on a race
When my heart is dried of life & a taste
Not just when am a friend to the grave
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4.
I Stopped For Death
I stopped for death
When she could not come to me
Begging she pronounce my name
Squeeze and ravage my entire home
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5.
Remembrance
What will I be remembered for?
Looking at life and the end of age
After sleep refuse wake
Will heaven and earth exchange a hand shake?
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6.
Agony Of Yester Years
There were days life was not fair to live
The years hardness of life brought us to our knees
The nights we thought we could be safe running to the grave
The period outcast was far better than the slave
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7.
Lovers Woe
In emptiness I once chose to be sold
In abandon of riches and glory
I disowned the house of gold
Reaching out the destitute for love
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8.
Igede The Spirit Dance
Dance not my child!
The heartbeat of Igede drum
For It is far from your perceived joy
Dance not to the elevation of its sound
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9.
A Trip To Toza
The journey men embarked
and beckon to defeat
I've backed refusing sleep
Here you're mocked in the
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10.
On The Day Of My Demise
On the day of my demise
Do not merry in front of my dying hut
Proclaiming my lost name on a repeated time
Thinking with a mere beating
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