I’m Afraid of Good Things

I’m afraid of good things… No, good things that come too early Times I missed it were times I accessed good things… good things that came too early I have mismanaged the throne once It was power that came too early When I was kicked out I protested But now I know…I wasn’t fit I […]

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OUR SMALL LITTLE GATHERINGS

Our small little gatherings Where hands are clapped and prayers are said Are the only places where our population is kept sane. Small little gatherings Where the thief promises to steal no more The angry decides against anger… Are the only places where our souls are purged And we are able to stand before our […]

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THERE WAS A TIME

There was a time the people was sane, There was a time we opened our mouth to take in food, A time we opened our nose and let in air, We opened our eyes and light flooded them. There was a time Adam loved Eve, We knew who we are. We retained the image of God. […]

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GOD HAS NO RELIGION

I went to God’s house and left my shoes at the gate but the gatekeeper asked me to put them on. He smiled when I whispered “Our religion says not to wear shoes in God’s house” We woke up in the morning and I watched God very closely: Expecting him to do what I do […]

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IF I HAVE NO LORD

If I have no Lord, I’ll disobey the laws of the land and shoot the sheriff if he dares I’ll promise the lady and later abandon her with her child If I have no Lord, I’ll do all that is convenient for me and spit in the faces of others So long it does not […]

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Love Song of a Father

My Son, listen to the song of your father, Attend the words as they paint colorful flavors and tasty hues of love My song is a story with mysteries which gives love a face Swallow my melody, listen attentively and chew the curd of this Ode: Love woke me up to lay me down, I […]

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