Friend of All Men

by Akinmayowa Adedoyin Shobo

Christ,
The sweetest love story
A perfect melding –
Of the highs and sighs of all men
Royalty and loyalty,
The spectre and fleece.

Across the desert of uncertainty,
And gloom.
He is the desert house
The immortal flame of hope
A friend of all men.

Akinmayowa Adedoyin Shobo is a graduate in the field of the life sciences. He is thrilled by various genres of literature, music, history and science. He divides his time between being a public health researcher and volunteering for community development projects. He writes on several platforms including – book projects, blogs, magazines. He lives in Lagos, Nigeria.

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