Okoronkwo Jonathan Jackson

(31/12/1987 / Ebonyi State Nigeria)

Actual Delusion


In that fusing power of imagination,
I gesticulate into reality-
Picturing the wonders of the coming future
In which shall be the revelation of posterity.

When in my empire of wealth, I shall dwell in position;
With full acclaim of authority;
And to my command be the structure
Of all and sunder of humanity.

Then shall I be held in high estimation,
All- for my supremacy
When on all decree shall be my signature:
For to my banquet shall be the bounty.

For my philantropism shall I be known for all generation
And to no end of comparism shall be my generosity.
Upon the face of my picture,
They shall look unto for opportunity.

In that tide of passion,
With heart full of mercy
Shall be the reign of justice to feature;
When no more shall laws play in futility.

So, the call to jubilation and celebration
In that train of futurity-
When the balloon of sadness and sorrow we shall puncture
And a mourning lullaby to bid farewell to poverty.

To the heart that believes is the declaration.
With full manifestation of integrity
Making their pleasure leave no measure
And so becoming the heart of the society to no depravity.

Submitted: Monday, April 30, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, May 01, 2012

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Actual Delusion by Okoronkwo Jonathan Jackson )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. My Wife, KRISHNA SAMPATH KUMAR
  2. childhood, oskar hansen
  3. Fate's Violin, Arno Le Roux
  4. The Keepers Of Paris, Arno Le Roux
  5. A Secret Room, Arno Le Roux
  6. The Drug That Is Time, Arno Le Roux
  7. Random life!, SALINI NAIR
  8. Secret Music, Arno Le Roux
  9. My Weird Looks, Rohit Sapra
  10. The Way I Feel About Love, Rohit Sapra

Poem of the Day

poet Robert William Service

Just Home and Love! the words are small
Four little letters unto each;
And yet you will not find in all
The wide and gracious range of speech
Two more so tenderly complete:
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Paul Muldoon

 

Trending Poems

  1. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Being With You, Heather Burns
  4. On the Pulse of Morning, Maya Angelou
  5. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. Home And Love, Robert William Service

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]