You and I , we tighted a knot Married today, Married forever I sat joyriding our vows and bragged aloud: I’ve fixed my missing part He’s forever mine Our sun has risen It shall never find its west Our fire that blazes can never be quenched… For aeons I have stood my ground Holding back … Continue reading Broken Vow
DEDICATION I dedicated this poems specially to all Nigerians and Africans who in one way or the other have experienced and suffered pains, dehumanization, starvations, deprivations, and loss of loved ones, to mention a few; through the tyranny and dictatorship of African’s political leaders.
It was a good day when Mr Alex received the call from chief telling him he’d been given the contract. A very good day as favour had finally smiled on him. It was a contract of N600m and already N58m had been deposited in his account to start the work. He went home bearing goodies … Continue reading Paying The Price
She told them to pick the time and the place. She didn’t mind―she didn’t care. Anything would be better than sitting in bed with a bowl of cereal with more tears than milk. It just hasn’t been her best week or day. Especially today. She thought back to the mother whose eyes were filled with … Continue reading Burning Smoke
School of Life So there I was in the ‘School of Life’, at first I found it very tough. Struggling with the lessons, finding them so hard at such a young age. Almost like putting a baby in secondary school. After much stress and strain I had advanced enough to be promoted to a higher … Continue reading School Of Life
He’s seated high on one of the playthings in the park. So high, he’s able to look down at everybody else. He’s just a small boy but his eyes are wise, his ears sharp and he feels so disconnected from the world, a world filled with people, just like the park. He’s so high on … Continue reading Somebody Loves You
Arnold was damp from a lot of sweating.He had decided to go hard on himself.As he made his way to his apartment,he ignored the elevator and used the staircase – he wanted to work himself to a state of exhaustion and numbness. As he jogged to his floor, Aderopo’s face merged into his imagination;he could … Continue reading Curved Lanes 2
I see the light in the rain I see the light in the brain I see the light in my name I see the light in my sway I see the light when I turn I see the light when I run I see the light in my shadows I see the light in the … Continue reading Light
Workout challenge! Workout challenge! was all I read and heard everywhere. I don’t know if it was a sign that this time I was going to go down from a size 18 to a size 12. I was fully charged and prepared because I mean, I saw so many before and after pictures of people … Continue reading 40 days workout challenge!
A shiny place, filled with the wonders of the world Where battles are won and adversaries defeated Where pain is less likely felt and joy a lasting remedy Where positive overshadow negative Our future, made possible by the seed we sow now. It is bright but we can- ourselves, turn it around and make it … Continue reading Our Future
Three days later and Johnjohnson knew he had a problem. The itching on his armpit had refused to stop. It looked like something just under his skin was twisting and turning, biting and wriggling to get free. And the itching never ever stopped. It was there when he went to sleep at night and there … Continue reading The itch (5)
Dropping out of school Or quitting school simply means stopping half way, and not being able to continue or further our education. They are reasons which makes some one want to quit school, For example, they may have learning disabilities or emotional and behavioral problems that interfere with their learning and achievement. Others may be … Continue reading Should I Quit School ? Question Disturbing Teenagers
There she is, looking so different Staring back at me without any offence ‘Tis so unlike her She would have given a million reason to carp Making me vent out in anger for looking at her This bae looks comely today So much seems to have changed by the day; She was always scared to … Continue reading Self Love
Gbadegeshin is dead! The undertakers danced with the casket as if they knew his afterlife was sure. As if heaven was his abode. As his wife and kids threw in some sands into his grave with a shovel, I thought to myself; At least I know where a man’s body is buried, regardless of his … Continue reading Abyss
My story is very peculiar to me. As much as I would wish to be like you, I’ll still love to have my story. It’s very emotional and ugly, Still, I love it. ‘Cos its mine Don’t expect me to be like you. Don’t expect me to think like you. Don’t expect me to … Continue reading My story