Raiders of the Dark by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] Coming and going are recalcitrant thoughts,The mind is fighting to keep its focus,It is its onus to stay at its optimum,It must aid its vessel without dereliction. The strangest places are sometimes hidden,Deep in chambers of secret,Seen...

Township Terror by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] There is a place that doesn't go to sleep,From dawn to dusk,Nothing changes,Desire is on the run. There is a place where ambition and rivalry are birthed,Sycophants seize the day,Sing their praises and the door is left...

Mama’s Scarf by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] It doesn’t go out of her sight,It even goes to bed with her,An emblem of her devotion,A sign of her consecration. Time has brought it her way,Age has bound them together,The day doesn’t see her uncovered,An allegiance...

My Journal by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] The closing page,The forgotten rage, Coming out of the night,Going into the light, Dispersing the shadows,Walking through the meadows. Tunnelling through the gloom,Glee in the room, New Year resolutions,Tomorrow's solutions. Completing the year,Running the gear. [tabby title="Poet...

Still by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] Hold my hand,Journey with me through this wearisome land,Don’t cease to speak to me,As we sojourn across the sea. You say there’s a door through the night,You say there’s a place with perpetual light,These words I believe,As...