I mourn a loss so painful You would think it was death Knowing I could have owned this Now I have to steal it Need this like nothing else I was too proud to see Mourning while pretending Forever doomed to secret regret The shrug of that year haunts so keen I just want to … Continue reading You Should Be Mine
Come to me my love We have others attended to all day Work and duties kept us apart Only eventide promised reprieve Let us make this day count also Come nearer my heart Be my confessor Let me ease my mind of the day’s tension Sit near, let us eat and drink Safe in mutual … Continue reading Come, Be At Ease
I’m doubled over in pain Pain worse than physical Physical pain, panadol will heal Healing comes later than now Now I’m in pains, in tears Clutching the tatters of the fabric The fabric of my life My life I said was perfect Perfect until it dawned on me Dawned on me that my best friend … Continue reading Uncaring
I like them slim Like them simple Love them in casuals Slim and fit and adorbs Simple as they are attentive Attentive to me and world events In love with me, in awe of me Easily delighted, easily bored A reader of books and music Writer of poems, cuddly ones I like my man to … Continue reading How I like them
Some weakness be like hunger So you stuff your face endlessly Some of this, plenty of that Eat it all and some more It ain’t no hunger spinning you You got the joy sipped out of you Got you weak and worn The specialness of life sapped Indulge in the meats, rice and sugary drinks … Continue reading Coping Strategy
Paradise’s lost, innocence vanquished I regret each love ballad I ever sang Each desire I ever knew That I were free of this burden This burden called life Life that binds, gags, frees perpetually on repeat If I stay, I grieve Otherwise, I agonise This bed’s cold, the hearts moved The vehicle’s disintegrated The driver’s … Continue reading Divorced Love
Greet people effusively Give others profusely Help them out gallantly Love everyone lavishly Indulge in beautiful goodies Show extreme graciousness Splurge on kiddies and oldies Exude extravagant friendliness For, you see, the more you love The more capable of love you are Deeper than oceans is the depths of love Mysterious than black holes are … Continue reading Love is it
Mirth season Chuckles are it’s gentle showers Guffaws , it’s monsoons. A titter here, a giggle there We do lots of laughter We cackle and chortle When the Lord turned to declare us forgiven.
This rabbit-hole of doleful musings Warren filled with Regrets Regrets, children of Poor Choice, Grandchildren of Haste Cousins to Failure . How do I exit this maze? Exit the labyrinth of despair Need the button named Present. Alas! Present is again with Haste Haste has made the introduction to Poor Choice We are again led … Continue reading Despair
Tell of the sighs and tears Tell about the constant fear that grips the chest like the hug of the Anaconda Loosening the anus in tune to the report of guns big and small. Tell it Baga, tell it Yoyo Tell of the beatings, the burnings, the despair Tell to all ears, tell it to … Continue reading Tell
Mother’s disappearing act is not novel Just a fact of life to live with Cry if you must, pray her into appearing if you wish Disappear again she will Mother’s mind’s beyond the nest Some things you live with Some things you don’t think about Some things you make into a joke Some things … Continue reading Mommy’s Gone Again
I opened the sores on my heart to your eyes Thinking to scrape succour from your empathy I showed you my inner wear In its tattered, inglorious state Sure that it would my sorrow halve It was not in you. It is not in you It is not your true self to show mercy Not in you to keep a secret Horror and disgust you could not hide Neither could you wait to tell it all And in your haste, you missed my tears, my pleas.
Thick bushy brows hide his eyes
Those eyes that light up my insides
That he became mine should have made me suspicious Yet giddy me thought it my due Thought it my reward from a life unfair Sharing its goodies with its teeth Lesson learnt Now he is with another My bed a scorned place Not even the knowledge of my X6 Budges him from her bed … Continue reading Trophy Husband
Its all lost, ship is sunk Innocence vanquished Regret for each love ballad, each desire expressed O! to be free of this burden called life Life that binds, Life that gags, Life that frees Perpetually on repeat. To stay is to grief, otherwise is agony Hope lies in staying and so does pain My … Continue reading Heartwail