Ovwigho Joseph Ovedje

Rookie (Lagos, Nigeria)

Ovwigho Joseph Ovedje Poems

1. Sweat Mother 12/31/2009
2. Your Hazel Green Eyes 1/22/2010
3. Hope 1/22/2010
4. My Little One 1/22/2010
5. My Mothers Hair 1/22/2010
Best Poem of Ovwigho Joseph Ovedje

My Mothers Hair

One of your hairs fell out last night:
A piece of your life was gone without a sound.
I know a difficult day is coming,
My heart, pierced, utters a quiet cry.

Let my childhood smile again in the sun
And turn me into an innocent little head louse
So I can crawl through the jungle of your hair
And sing a song of darkness in its fragrance.

Under your fingernail-roof Ill sleep in my house;
In my black dream Ill water your black trees.
Ill pick black fruits, and hair-jungle bees
Will bring me black poems to be opened.

How will I live, without your ...

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