Three Poems by Taiye Paul Kolawole

Neither by the blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood had he entered in once into the holy place, having obtained eternal redemption for us. SLAUGHTER HOUSE Christ’s blood Redeemed. Another shed Flowing upon iron So pointed and cruel Then flesh Deeped in water so black And mean Like peeling the back…

WE ARE ONE PEOPLE by Tanki Sentsho

WE ARE ONE PEOPLE    Sitting majestically on his chair he must have thought With his thoughts they must have fought How do I show off, how do I mirror myself How do I honour my people Showing my glory in a riddle Lavishing them with my creativity Carriers of my kingdom Now how, how…

Two Poems by Oladele Babajamu

THE AUDACITY OF HIS MIGHT He scripted the earth Yes, and moulded the beings, The one that hanged the planet’s like a poet hangs is template of verses of poems. THE AUDACITY OF HIS MIGHT You’re the potter that shaped the clay Yes, the Potter that  shaped the clay, from the soulless into a spirit…

Three Poems by Victor Oyelade

GRACED   Catch me if you can Tell me, what`s your clan? Time and Chance did happen Lines and Pounce made ambles I am saved I am graced You say ‘I`m hot’ I say ‘I`m not’ Don’t compete Hunt “Complete” The one with Him is all The world minus Him is null.      …

Redemption by Obiora Somtochukwu

Alas and did my savior bleed Was it for me his blood he shed? Does he in heaven now my cause pleads? Did he my standing with the father append?   Can i boldly come to the throne of grace? No longer to fear my eternal fate? Am I now enlisted in heavens’ race? No…

Three Poems by Uduak Uwah

THANKFUL I will never run out of reasons to be thankful Even as I’ll be living forever, I still won’t For every breathe I take, am deeply grateful For without your grace, I wouldn’t For I could have lived like the flora But you made me stronger Or I could have lived like the fauna…