Politics Today

Submitted by Anikulapo

Today—
the sun will overhaul you
to an orbit of hunger
if you aren’t careful of
how you coordinate yourself
because there is no different
between you—
and the children of bourgeois
who attend Cambridge or Oxford
for new resurrection; and you die here
or perish as a prey to a vulture,
who has eaten your eyes to hunger
and frustration—
My people, be wise, before you
die like those old martyrs
who live like impunity last
forever. Be warned!

Anikulapo…..

Published by Adekunle Writes

Adekunle is the author of a poetry collection, 'Arise Nigeria'. A young writer, Adekunle is a correspondent at Church Times Newspaper and Contributing Editor for Interviews at OPEN: Journal of Arts and Letters. He's the recipient of Daily Trust Newspaper's Poet of the week, January 2019. Follow me on Instagram on https://instagram.com/adekunlewrites https://platform.linkedin.com/badges/js/profile.jsAdekunle Adewunmi

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