Tag Archives: by Olabisi Akinwale

Read Poetry: COLD SONGS, by Olabisi Akinwale

It’s the secret of life To die, with blood flowing in your veins . We lost a sister to the songs in her throat We knew she would not survive the whips From nights when the moon burns her pride … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: 12 CROSSED BRIDGES, by Olabisi Akinwale

(Summarizing 2017) . J-F-M-A-M-J-J-A-S-O-N-D The letters memorized by our feets Before crossing bridges, over strange waters . J- January It was the tale of a boy waiting for sunshine under a dark and grey sky, he’s got holes in his … Continue reading

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