Collins Aiterebhe

Biography: ...I recall the pernicious vent of inanity, an attorney of songs; a kiss of imaginative empathy that dwells occasionally in artistic isolation!

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Collins Aiterebhe
Sunday 13 September 2020

THIS HOUSE IS BREAKING

Viled Artemis

Squeak wrinkles

Intersperse the wall

Like stripes of mancho vein

 

Feasting termites

Soft piercing plumpy bugs

Insatiable like raven

Eager for more crumbs

 

Sleak paraboic

Spreading gust

Like wide fires of Australia

Drowsily; rousy with dust

 

This house is breaking

Its foundation is shaky even

All-a-quiver; settlers and denizen

Hope is anemic; cadaverous 

 

This house is breaking

Breaking loose with contagion

Its fences have fallen over

Over on other rooftops and beyond

 

        -poems of Collins Aiterebhe



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