Ink and Root

Inexhaustible pool of poetry
Fountain of ink
Waterfall of inspiration
Mountain of words,
Cloud of messages
Rain of poems.

Drops of healing
Shadows of hope
Traces of reality
Tracks of records,
Book of history
Archives of legends.

Friends and colleagues
Poets and writers
Stars and superstars
Researchers and adventurers,
Heroes and heroines
Scholars and laureates.

Stages and phases
Chronicles and chapters,
People and event
Monuments and celebrations
Life and death
Remembrance, unforgotten.

Ngozi Olivia Osuoha is a Nigerian poet/writer/thinker who has published over 180 poems in over 13 countries and featured in over 25 international anthologies. Her three poetry books and a coauthored poetry book are available on Amazon. Read other articles by Ngozi Olivia.