A Fake Storm
Like a bird perches on a greening lawn in early spring,
My eyes fell on that rare beauty and cost reason its place.
A sudden feeling it was, and a genuine feeling I wished it were
Wishing I could slide on dust, just to pamper if I could... more »
My sweetheart, I can’t sing to you as I go.
No drum could bit the chill off my heart.
As we part, one wish will I make to you,
Hold to it as long as I have value:... more »
A Fool’s Almanac
We like to understand things
Even beyond our levels of understanding.
Seeking to understand what we should know,
And never knowing what we should understand.... more »
A Song For Binzhou
I saw you first a long time ago
When you seemed just beginning to grow
I got into your arms
And round me you clad your arms... more »
Amazing “huang He”
Calmly and elegantly you flow!
Deeply my imagination you blow!
Like a kingly bed is your flatness,
Like milked-coffee is your brownness!... more »
Battle For Life
Like the lion, we want to be,
Holding everyone suspect,
And thinking its flesh is fresh.... more »
To Her I came for sustenance!
In Her open arms I sheltered, though still trembling;
Because Her arms remained wide open to fall out of
Though still vulnerable or so I felt,... more »
On your birthday, I was happy,
For I knew you wouldn’t be catty.
I felt I could call you ‘honey’,
But I feared you could be funny.... more »
Bossing The Boss
See me the way I am
Take me for whom I am
Know me for what I am
And then, you’ll know real me!... more »
For Being Black
For being Black, I am feared;
But by some I am revered.
Because I am Black explorers “Treat” me.
Since I have darker skin employers cheat me.... more »
Hao Peng You
May that radiant smile that’s always
On your face
Continue to glow,
Because it makes friendship flow.... more »
Were it just for friendship, I would understand.
Because, it can start and end with or no jingles!
Were it just because you are a beauty, and I, a male,
I would think it is why I need you!... more »
Does Man become animal?
Or animals become Men?
Who thinks? Who feels? Who cares? !
True that; Man is able to think.... more »
Lie Lie Juju-Man
Just promises you never stop making
Promises you never can deliver.
Promises you’ve made, promises forgotten
“Strong Juju-Man” you claim to be... more »
I still kiss you in my dreams
And dream about you when I kiss
I’ll regain you someday, it seems.
You are the only thing I really miss!... more »
You are in everyone and in everything,
Spoken of by everyone.
Your seven-lettered name evokes reactions.
Good are some, bad are others:... more »
Out in the night so dark
I crave a moon so blue!
Wishing even lightning would spark
Just so I can see you!... more »
Mothers In Women
Long are their hours of labour!
Servants with no eye on the clock…
In this slow drowning aridity!
Still protesting; though no longer in tight holes!... more »
My Own Country
People talk and people invite or visit
Talk about Home, invite or visit Home
People visit and visit again and maybe again
‘Cos there’s something to talk about or visit... more »
I know I don’t know much,
But I know how much I love you
I know I don’t have much,
But I know how much I owe you... more »
No Tomorrow Today!
My heart leaps before these seas of human remains.
Is there nobody to stop it?
The scenes have been frequent and scary!
Nobody knows when it is coming,... more »
That you are beautiful, this I know
Because we are!
That you will come safely, this I know
Because we pray so!... more »
We would enjoy humility,
If we were not prescribed such humility.
Humility in character draws;... more »
Lives like mine, from birth like an ignited engine,
Rise and fall, as sound changes
With the manipulation of the accelerator.
The manipulator of whom we have but a vision.... more »
Our Nation – A Rulers’ Playground
Rulers in our nation abound
Rulers for whom Ours is a playground
Rulers more vocal than practical
Rulers more tactical than technical... more »