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Clothe the wicked
Fear the young


Sit in silence
Silent whisper
Whom I feed
With atrocity


She had the world

wrapped around her finger,

but she wanted solitude.

She wanted power.

Branches of the Tree of Life: The Collected Poems of Abiodun Oyewole 1969-2013

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BRANCHES OF THE TREE OF LIFE is the first comprehensive volume of poems by Abiodun Oyewole, many of them never before published. Oyewole’s poems are powerful, often political, always lyrical and profoundly moving. 119 more words



possessions in life

worthless without a heartbeat

none can buy her time

preparing for the after

numerous things she can’t take

© Dicky J Loweman 2014

New Age Poetry

Take Your Breath Away

Your smile lights the room


Awkwardly you walk with me

Looking at me and then to the ground again

You brush your hair away… 107 more words


MIND: Use Poetry

Don’t use the phone. People are never ready to answer it. Use poetry.”

This, always. // Jack Kerouac