Yet you groan

Thirst after righteousness:

your impossible quest

for holiness,

something better and rarer

than earthโ€™s substance,

kind,

patient,

full of empathy.

your quest

for grief turned to joy!

you seek,

yet you groan in deep moans

for harvests that appear rotten.

 

Ada Agada is a Nigerian writer and Philosopher. He has written several novels and hundreds of poems.