Township Terror by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poem"] 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 open,Sing...

Mama’s Scarf by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poem"] 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 to...

My Journal by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poem"] 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 Bio"]...

Out of the Night’s Cloak by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poem"] "The mind trestles the bridge to redemption."- Thompson Emate When night falls,Sounds come from stallspiercing through the tranquil night,We seek for light. The night awakens the eerie,The ambience is dark and dreary,We hear footsteps and see shadows,The uncanny...

Still by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poem"] 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 to...