The blaze should brandish those who step wrong, yet you walk barefoot on that great wall of coal. A tongue of flames licks at your lips, relishing the language you speak and control. The blaze should char the rebels among us, yet you hop, skip and jump in the fire. It’s as if your ashes […]

Hitchhiking No Longer

A Poem on Breaking Away We were magnets for each other’s entropy;a wave goodbye was never the end.Guns and knives, they were no weaponry;just conduits for us, for whatever stemmedfrom that yearning for sharing readily. Machinations in our minds we detected,validated, experimented, added to that legacythat said we were brothers, that said we were friends. […]

The Technocrats’ Cathedral

A Poem on Authoritarian Centralism Our cathedral soars to the highest of heights,For only our cathedral can illuminate this world.It casts its rays through portrait and window,Impressing its image on the faces below.For how else should folk come to see the light? Our cathedral captures the awe of the world,For only our cathedral can be […]