A BIRD’S NEST, 2 WOMEN AND 1 BOY

I was asked to clean the blood off the cartridge
so the propeller would fire without
wedging and feeding prints to the enemy
perched on a building small as a bird’s nest…

Click below to continue reading:

http://www.wordriot.org/archives/7607

Advertisements

About Okwudili Nebeolisa

Nebeolisa Okwudili (@NebeolisaO) is a Nigerian writer. He has his works featured in Commonwealth Writers, Salamander Magazine, Beloit Poetry Journal, Ambit Magazine, Word Riot, Saraba magazine, RedLeafPoetry’s African Diaspora Poetry Folio, Yuan Yang Journal, Kalahari Review, and in national dailies. He won the inaugural Jalada Prize in the poetry and also won 3rd place in the 2011 ASiS international Writing Competition in the poetry category. He was also shortlisted for the 2014 Raedleaf Poetry Competition in the international category.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s