Babatunde Aremu


Songs From Afar


Songs afar are melodies
Wonderful songs are worth listening
Many songs have been sung
Many songs will be sung
Some are bitter or sweet
Only few are interred
On the tables of our hearts
Our souls are sometimes soothens
Another day we cry all day long
We are thought, admonished and guide
We hum some for ever
Those golden voices rechoes
Down deep our golden hearts
So are poems that I have read
Their Impression are indelible
Let every poet keep scribbling
For many generation to enjoy

Submitted: Thursday, September 26, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 27, 2013

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Dedicated to all poets world wide whose work I have benefitted alot. Thank you.

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