Honeyed That which is sweet will tastes like honey Also bear, honey is bought with money That which is bitter always tastes as bile It is to bearings of men that are vile If I buzz like the sounds of swarming bees My home will be served, made of sweet honeyed teas I have made … Continue reading Honeyed, journey, spirit of life, strength of femme
To the man who shouted at me One morning on my way to the gym: ‘I’d like to be like you!” You want to be like me. You want to be me. To take me just like that. You want to just go to a shop And buy me out like a commodity. Very good. … Continue reading Taking My Place
RAINMAKER My name is Femi, I am a rainmaker, but before long it will matter little. ********** Kayode had approached me to make rain fall, and demanded I shouldn’t ask why. For that, he was quite willing to part with a large sum of money, half of a million dollars. “Make this rain fall with … Continue reading The Rainmaker
Children are the heritage of God Children are gifts from God Be it a male or female They are both equal. Take care of them, they are the future Discipline them; that you may have peace at old age Feed them, clothe them, they are your image Educate them, they are solutions to problems Preserve … Continue reading Children
Time to look the pro-Biafran agitation in Nigeria and counter-reactions in the eye.
She smiled, turned and left, her heart racing, her palms sweating as she waited for the call. It never came. No one would ever question her actions. When, 6 months after the relationship began, she noticed his odd new habit of taking his phone to the toilet, her gut told her something was off, but … Continue reading The Stones in her Heart
Chapter 10 Reunion Jerry knew he had to start treading gently in his new quest for knowledge. He would start following all the money he has (every one of them), and the best place to start his search was his bank account. How did he get such a huge amount of money? He needed to … Continue reading Unknown Shadows- Episode 10
Wisdom and the world This our world that so is full of wisdom The uttered words that have created God’s kingdom It is carried in the belly of the wind And blowing through the branches of all trees It is filled up with adage of sages And stands truly the test of all ages It … Continue reading Wisdom and the world, Ecclesiates
This life is so a movie Which we on earth are viewing The script is so unravelling With twists and turns and mystery Ages come with vast scenes Each act to life with it’s sins New babes are born with own fates To cast in life’s own main phase This life is such a movie … Continue reading A Movie
Lord When I rise, let it be no concoction Lord When I fall, let it be in love Lord When I die Let it be in her wool Lord When I lost let it be her gain For my only wish is to be her love wizard. Amen.
Ethan, Desireé’s father couldn’t quite get over the fact that his wife was right in saying their little princess had died. With each passing day, he never stopped believing that Serena was dead though at a point he had to accept reality but Luke won’t hear any of it. He insisted that Serena was alive; … Continue reading Abducted #1
what is music to a child Malnourished and starved He’s skin was brass, he’s short was torn He’s only joy was air He stood and then fell “stood I by the corner” Sad songs his belly sang and he clapped,Stood and fell. A little girl watched him, with a smile took her last breath “Stood … Continue reading Brickbat
It was around 5: am The sun was still in slumber And the moon still wild awake The street lights were still on duty And the security guards still vigilant Every normal soul was sleeping The morning was peaceful Until I heard the voice That woke me up from snooze Loud and excruciating to my … Continue reading It was 5:AM
Once upon a time, Like in a fairy tale In this sordid polity of ours, A sitting president conceded To the will of voters and Handed over the mantle When from the polls he fell. Just like Jack who fell down And broke his crown And Jill who came tumbling after, He tumbled all the … Continue reading The Phone Call
I’m writing this with my pen, my ageless pen, the only thing keeping me alive; I’m a pengician. Whoever you are reading this, know that you’re the next form of life, and the dead have risen up to the clouds. Our specie is a dying race because of Joe(another maker of ink magic); Joe resurfaced … Continue reading The Dead Will Rise