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Striving on till “REST”

By   /  November 7, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on Striving on till “REST”

Turbulent times and situations I face, Sometimes, slow down my race. Discouragement raises its ugly head And blurs my vision to go ahead. Heaven seems to go deaf to prayers Utter’d by a soul seeking answers, Whilst days fleet by sans consolation And I still remain under confusion. Hark! The soft, still voice announces, “Idle […]

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Life- A Perilous Voyage

By   /  November 2, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on Life- A Perilous Voyage

By A Anato Swu | EMN Life’s often not what the eye sees. A vessel sailing in the great seas. Calm to a beholder on the shore. Peril to hand that steers the oar. Happy deck-hands on friendly water, Setting up proud sails on fair weather, Soon may face the ravaging storm. And none but the […]

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Ode to a Lost Brother

By   /  October 25, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on Ode to a Lost Brother

By A. Anato Swu Tears for a Lost Brethren. (Death Be Not Proud) Tears so liberally flow down this face, While thy soul stealthy takes its place In t’e paradise of each fulfilled dreams, Where joy eternal runs in clear streams. You’d wait with angels till life wakes, On the Day when the trumpet breaks To […]

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Scars of My Life’s Battles and Wars

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on Scars of My Life’s Battles and Wars

By A Anato Swu Of my personal battles and wars I carry many big and small scars. In the eyes of the world it is ugly, But I’ve learnt to take it as lovely. For I lived to tell about each scar Even to those peoples from afar. Each ugly scar bears a testimony Of […]

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Romance of Holiness

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on Romance of Holiness

By Ambrose.J.Chakre Not a love exist like yours In your faithfulness You laid down your life To pull us out of the pit Lifting us up to where you are: In your holiness you revive us to it. No one loves us like you do: In your righteousness you sent Your Spirit to dwell in us […]

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You Lose When You Quit

By   /  June 12, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on You Lose When You Quit

By Kepevino Hozoyeh There is a lion roaring inside of you; Wanting to scream for justice! Many innocent lives destroyed in front of you Your hands are not tied yet you can do nothing So much of anger inside of you Not because of the corruption around you But because you can do nothing about it […]

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The “If” and “Cannot” of Naga Nationalism

By   /  May 26, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on The “If” and “Cannot” of Naga Nationalism

By Kaka D. Iralu  If “revelation” was just a creation of man pretending to be God; and if human history was just a fairy tale of monkeys evolving into man; Then why should I waste my time defending my unique history and my lands? After all, when another country is ready to pay for my development […]

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Kekhrie Apfo (Loving Mother)

By   /  May 12, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on Kekhrie Apfo (Loving Mother)

A name That always comes to mind In pain or in joy In fears or in courage A name we all call Mother, Mother Loving all in all To wake u for our times To feed us for our strength To run for our errands Mother, Mother Even when in grief And shames we brought […]

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Sonnet to My Mum

By   /  May 12, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on Sonnet to My Mum

Life has not been easy As you drift apart for a reason You keep yourself busy Why I have to face all those season. You missed all those days of green Past can never be seen. As you someday I’ll grow old And my hair will turn gold. When the world takes me to the […]

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Happy Mother’s Day in Heaven

By   /  May 11, 2018  /  Poems  /  Comments Off on Happy Mother’s Day in Heaven

Dear Mum in Heaven I Just Want You to Know How Much I Miss You Everyday And How Much I Love You So I Cannot Send You a Card But I Can Send My Love Upon the Wings of Angels To Heaven Up Above I Wish You Happy Mother’s Day For You Were the Best […]

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