Let me ridicule this so called existence
That has been placed with overt importance
On every facet of the word LIFE.
This delirious beauty comes with a clock
And it's nitty-gritty in terms of lack.
Y'all say "I was...
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