Ridwan Bello

Ridwan S. Bello is a student at Jigawa State College of Education in Nigeria. He is a poet and often writes on environmentalism, with a particular focus on the environment in modern African literature. He has published two collections of beautiful poems under the title ECHO TO GREEN and THE BREATHING OF THE DEAD. Many of his works have appeared in various online magazines home and away. He currently lives with his parents at their home in Kaduna State, Nigeria.

HOPE

By Ridwan Bello, Kaduna, Nigeria At the very beginning While no one cares to See, or cares to know How homo-sapiens We will become we Never give up hope.  …

LONDON STREET

By Ridwan Bello, Kaduna, Nigeria Dark, old, and short So slim, lean, with thought Of all the way fate set Forth, with all the pain that Gushed out, above the…

HOPE

By Ridwan Bello, Kaduna, Nigeria At the very beginning While no one cares to See, or cares to know How homo-sapiens We will become we Never give up hope.  …

SHALL I?

By Ridwan Bello, Kaduna, Nigeria Shall I cry? I never know.   When she asked For my fate in her Empty self was to Make me hollow I never know.…

WHAT I SEE

  By Ridwan Bello, Kaduna [Nigeria] Lying alone under that sick Silent tree, awaiting his eve rose To who shall pass by him without Saying hello for old time’s sake.…