I AM JUST ENOUGH

I used to think if I did more, I'd be liked more, And be treated more with love. I used to think if I served more, My importance...

A MOTHER’S LOVE

She lifts up the house right From its foundation and Balances it on her back. You will break your back Anytime soon." Father predicts. She is gold but will...

LONER

Trapped in a world of unconscious thought That which his own hands did not sought Alone with those he would not trust Rest he among those who...

BREAK THE SILENCE

To her; It all looks like waves, Like a wind in an ocean, Like a flatus from the balloon knot, Or like a sudden busted tyre of a...

FORFEIT

What happens to us when all we think should be right goes otherwise? It gets difficult to deal with when the slightest of the...

TIME

Time is a cruel master Says all whose lives go a little faster Time is a villain, time is a thief. For it causes so much grief, Time...

THE RISE OF FALLING BLESSINGS

Blessings sometimes become curses; please know this That goodwill begets opportunities is not always the same. Likewise, a good fortune cannot be judged by mere beginning For...

A LETTER TO FATHER

I do not believe there are faults in my stars I do believe there are stars in my faults Regardless of accumulated scars And sad memoirs of...

WE WERE THE ONES WHO SHOT THE GUNS

While the birds started flying Above the noisy waters And the fishes started swimming Below the calm skies, We were the ones Who shot the guns. While the trees stopped...

CHOOSE YOUR THOUGHTS

If I would advise you further, I'd tell you, just like Joyce Meyer said, To think about what you are about to think about. Whether it's totally...

THE WAILING SONG

Here and now, the darkest story ever told Somewhere down along this road He lost all to one so heartless And a love so mindless. So our dark...

FLAWLESS

Maami I would've hearken to your voice, Àmòpé is indeed a beautiful damsel, Her melanin popping skin like Kóró ishin, But then she stammers, How can an Àkéwì's wife...

VOICE OUT MY FRIEND

You need some help, and you know it. Yet your conscious mind holds you back from seeking it. You’re encountering some difficulty, and you’re...

GO AHEAD, CRY

Stinging your heart, With my venomous tail, full of lies. Your heart I shattered to pieces, With words made in devil’s den. I promised heaven, But built your mansion...

IN A DARK NIGHT

In a dark night when all is asleep, what do you do? Reflect on how your past went or drive into your future. In a dark...

IT’S FOR A WHILE

Lifting my eyes up, As I gaze at the north, Behold, a hopeless settlement, No one to call upon for help, Tears enfolds the face of the helpless, But,...

THE DEAD MAN’S TALE

The day is young and my soul is weary, Sit, for my tale is long and might leave you teary, It began long ago, this tale...

TELL THEM

 I'm writing this letter With showers of blessed pains Trekking from my eyes Down to my compressed cheeks. I'm writing this letter From the oblivious part of my heart To...

STOP THE EXCUSES AND MOVE

If you notice the trend Of stagnancy in your life, Then be wary. You are not stagnant because There are no opportunities. They abound. You are not moving because You have...

THE GREAT TRAGEDY

Nothing is as it seems Black and white Which is black which is white? Black and white Which is right or wrong? The future we boast of is a...