Earth Poem

By Shola Balogun

Wine for your thoughts.
Raft of cornseeds,
Whispers in the attic,
The locked eyes in the helve,
The treading of the sole of the foot In the winepress.
You heard tell That trampling tongues
Birth Belial roots In the dark pool of rushes?
Child, meddle not with the shadows.
Stones tasted wine in time past.

 

Shola Balogun is a playwright, poet, film maker and writer with the Theory of the Mystic Ladder of the Yoruba world and Judeo-Christian Thoughts. He is from Yoruba South-Western part of Nigeria, West Africa. Balogun has featured as a guest writer  and contributor, especially in the areas of poetry, Postcolonial studies and dramatic criticism to various Magazines , Anthologies and Journals.

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