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Random Blues: (Guns, guns, guns)

My ears are tired of gunshotsMy eyes are tired of tearsHear? My ears are tired of gunshotsMy eyes are tired of tearsOf lives ruled by bile and bloodAnd driven by a cavalry of fearsSleepless…

Random Blues: (Otolorin Blues)

Dare to be different Stop stomping on the beaten path Say, dare to be different Stop stomping on the beaten path Count Life’s manifold mysteries In the book of uncommon math Look up the sunny sky And count the teeth of absent clouds…

Random Blues: (The North-South Blues)

The North cannot hear What the South is saying Alas, the South can not hear What the North is saying They puff and puff and prattle Like two crazy children playing One says to the other: ‘Can’t you see I am your elder?’ Hunun, one…

Random Blues

If Life gives you a knifeLook all out for the wisest woodSay, if Life gives you a knifeLook all out for the wisest woodLet the whetstone lend you its sharpest witPut the forest in the craftiest mood…

Random Blues: Giving, always giving,

But from whose beneficence have I received?Say, giving, always giving,From whose beneficence have I received?Think twice, my friend, before you askThe answer may leave you forbiddingly confusedBorn many years…

Random Blues

Between seventy and eternity (For Femi Osofisan @ 70) IISeventy momentous seasons And you swore:No Longer the Wasted Breed; We will carry our waterly blessings ashore On the sinews of Another RaftA new parable proclaimed our…

Random Blues

A brave new bill is stirring In the chamber of our Senate Hear? A brave new law is stirring In the belly of our Senate Self-serving, repulsive, utterly senseless, Another sick sign of a lawless stateA lifetime bonanza for the…