NI BAGA (I Am Baga) — A Poem

I am not alone, I know: never alone The corpses littered herein are my own They keep me company while asleep peacefully Today, their struggles have ended finally Ye children left standing, come around! I will tell all of ye a tale as familiar as sound: The day upon which sorrow lost its bitterness And…

Friend or Foe

I have no seasons you see, No contracts with the rich or poor, For many, I am the friend who comes calling at midnight, For others, I am the foe who destroys their plans for tomorrow. I am the inevitable end to a lifetime of pain, Your one way ticket out of the slums of…