macaulay akinbami

Rookie - 180 Points (7th February / Lagos, Nigeria)

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  • ''Poems are sometimes easily understood, but at other times they are seriously coded for the confusion of the lax and Lazy seekers who usually are unwilling to think''
  • The eyes of poets are not in the visible sockets appearing to all, they carry another type of eyes which sees the obscure, it travels distance like many minds but true poets will not allow an escape o...
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  • Rookie Olatunji Tella (12/17/2011 2:02:00 AM)

    Egbon Akinbami. whao... what a man. we are all proud of you. keep it up, you will never die because of your work.

  • Rookie Kelly Allen Vinal (12/9/2004 10:32:00 AM)

    Macaulay, I find your poetry most refreshing, witty, and inspirational. Keep writing!


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Best Poem of macaulay akinbami

The White Man’s Grave

This school is not our school
We have our own.
This culture is not our own,
I know it well.

They teach us science
What is it?
And philosophy of their own.

When they say knowledge,
Who is a fool?
Pluto, Plato are not blacks
They impose on us
And make it law.
And have us in their rule condemn
These men are wicked
Tell them so.
In our pain they make their mansion
And gave us food from our wage.

Before your Mathematics,
I know the numbers of my wives
And your Geography.
I know the road to my farm.
Before your ...

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