The cologne in the rooms-
Nowhere to be found.
The curtains used on our windows
Are soaked in the blood
The fruits in our garden-
Harvested by unknown hands.
Our old standing fan has been
Made to sit by the...
Hear the story of Àkànbi the hunter;
The one that kádàrá was against
Throughout his journey into the Forest.
He was so unfortunate not to even kill a mice;
Someone said Ayànmọ́ was against him.
His brother Àkànni the...
An invisible spirit roams about,
Just like a shadow trailing paths of both the healthy and unhealthy.
The unforeseen force fighting for a soul,
Sneaking into places unexpectedly.
Fighting vigorously with a person just to collect what doesn't...
Last night, my mother whispered to my ears.
Alabi, you have grown to become a man-
The moment one find his purpose on earth,
He becomes a man.
Your father has bequeathed his seeds unto you,
Your oguro will...
When you give a ring,
There's silence at both ends.
Our text history,
Is as full as space.
Can we talk?
Like we used to,
Late into the dark nights,
Sitting calm in terror.
At a corner
Watching kids play.
Then I remembered how
Fire! It cleanses and destroys.
With its heat; lives are saved or taken.
One of man's greatest discoveries,
One of man's chief fears,
One of man's fascinations.
The red glows within the lovely blue flint,
Enticing to the toddlers' eye.