Timothy Faboade Poems
- War Sonnet WAR I Like worn-out clothes their bodies ...
- A Symbol Of Poverty They shoulder all the world's woes, ...
- A Song Of Hope A Song of Hope (composed when in despair) ...
- Lizy Xx
- Tell The Suitors Of Tomorrow Please, tell the suitors of ...
- Between Life And Death Tiny is the thread That links life ...
- Lines Written In Early March LINES WRITTEN IN EARLY ...
Timothy Faboade is an undergraduate at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. He studies English language and education. He attended St. Luke's Anglican Primary School and St. Patrick's Anglican Grammar School, both in Gbongan for his primary and secondary education respectively.
Faboade was born on 13th day of February,1993 into the Sooko Ruling House, Gbongan where he spent his ... more »
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''Things should not be judged based on people's opinions, but they should be by the things themselves.''False judgment
''Gambling and betting are a manifestation of human avarice for wealth.''Greed
''The source of wealth determines its longevity.''Honesty
Individual's life can be likened to a horse running on its own. The day it has another one running ahead of it and it attempts to either overtake or maintain the pace shoulder-to-shoulder with the sec...Life
Like worn-out clothes their bodies char
Fires from the frightful suckling barrels
Give them the glorious, gracious garlands
They are now the Lord heroes of the lands
Smiling at the far-fetched laurels in their graves
Though without brazen befitting burials;
Lucky are those left monstrously maimed.
They do not care about the longevity denials.
Some go sullenly without some solemn songs
Save the mourning and somber from tongues
Tongues of the troubled real victims of wars
Who surge in their grieves at their bloods’ flaws.
The error horror of ...