My life is a simple cross,
In a hug of despair.
I am the first waiter of duress –
Bartender in untender bar.
I come, mining into bliss-
A graffiti artist, a blackjack dealer, a stray dog,
In beauty entranced nights.
I am your one last story,
You can always have as much as you have,
Eddie Awusi is a Nigerian writer of Isoko extraction.
He graduated from the prestigious Delta state university,
Abraka in 2007, where, he got a Bachelor of Arts degree
in English and Literature. He has been published in Dissident
Voice, The Australian Times, Tuck Magazine and other
numerous magazines and anthologies. The pen and paper;
are his playmates.