In the belly of struggle, Integrity is thing of the humble Compromise runs through heart’s hurdle. With little or nothing to rekindle… Hustle is the order of the day, Be it legal, illegal, doesn’t matter the way So far it pays And puts Boss the happy way … Continue reading Lethal Pains
Swimming in the thoughts of a certain Kween The feel, intoxicating like the pills in Quinine The pinch, this thought, ….conjure together like Siamese twins Erecting the Castle of Her in me like scenes… Sizzling, sneezing, yet blazing What! what! what? my soul kept exclaiming Why this suddenly invoking thought, amazing. Birthing a reborn pill, … Continue reading Just for Her…
If Only what she see is Me Then my Hurt will strangulate,shred and Un-steam Till I swim the rivers of her thighs still. If Only what she does is wring Then let it be D swaying rings on her bare chest, So I cling. If all she can is Born Let it be from the … Continue reading If only…
Lagbaja ‘Omo Tamedo! He shouted, in an unusual tone As if to get an answer He called, like an ‘Announcer’. Seen in flashes of fetish ‘red’ Daring to call ‘the dead’ To invoke with havoc Its spirit, in for ‘hard knocks’ As in D realm of a film Or Illusion-soaked film Came a fearsome object … Continue reading Weird Chants
This write-up by Douglas Anele, a Philosophy icon in the University of Lagos and first published in the Punch newspaper. Anele opines that Bishop David Oyedepo of Winners Chapel is very derogatory and demeaning. Let’s jointly analyze and give our respective opinions. Tin gods, Holy dictators and Anointed tyrants (2) Now, Nigerian pastors have taken … Continue reading Oyedepo’s Slap, a game of What?
Glowing so hard My sight, so bad. Felt so thirsty But there was nobody To give me a handy Or even small candy After school work Had a light walk Got home tired, Too weak 2 undress my attire. “Quinty!” Mother screamed! Go fetch some water from the stream! To make some fufu and stew, … Continue reading What a day?
Oshodi! Oshodi! The bus conductor shouted on top of his voice to attract passers-by. Some persons dressed in office-like attire hurriedly mount the “Danfo” bus with the hope to get to work as early as possible. And like every other passenger, he entered, dressed in white shirt and blue trousers with a blue TM Tie … Continue reading Tragicomic Error(s) I
Yab Soja-man pieces Aha!! u go rest in pieces Spit for Presido eye inside Ikoyi maximum prison U go realize say U don commit treason Add sugar and milk powder For inside Lekki Beach water Maybe the alkaline taste go turn sweeter Afterall, River Mara before be dey bitter. Write ‘Learner’ as title for back … Continue reading Subsidy or Suddenly – REMIX
Dashing a Naija Soldier’s face With a very hard slate Right in front of his base Is like knocking directly on hell’s gate Fixing an “L” inscription at the doorway of an aircraft Destination: LOS to Iraq A race on heaven’s track Heading towards Mr. Death’s rack. Use a borehole machine To dry up the … Continue reading Naija Rhymes
The sojourn of life Long forlon like the playgroup kite Flown at will to and fro in sites Rough and stocked, yet painful spites. Joy and mourning Our irrevocable cross.., yet lost in this journey. Thick, dark tunnel, Oh! that this cloud turn sunny. That morning, when? when will you come in? Why not as … Continue reading Destiny
The below article exrays the assertion that Destiny is not real. This might spark up arguments or go against some of our strongly held believes and philosophies. Let’s colllectively evaluate Kayode Ketefe’s “Predestination: Are we all guided”? Are humans’ beings born with destiny? Put differently, is human life tele-guided by some superior forces which goad … Continue reading Is Destiny Real?
Awash with pressure An undesired seizure What an adventure! Usurped my sensor. Stomach upset! Aches and pains incense Weighing down, so intense. Relief scarcely felt. Oh my little pet Thrown to the dirt Bottomless pit, the nest Of excreta’s den, what a bald mess! A lone clink The dudes’ link Access to things. Alas! What … Continue reading Upset!
Love with my whole? Laugh with my heart and soul? Trust and damn my right? Flowing the love kite? Love without spite? When friends turn fiends, despite My true affectionate flow, Stronger and upwards their wicked passion grow. Calm, no revenge, no retaliation? After series of intentional molestations, Unending mockery in absolute flex Of flipping … Continue reading Without spite?
It was a breezy beautiful afternoon, when boredom was showing off his dexterity to me. I must put a halt to this, what nonsense! Quickly and swiftly jumped into a nice Pyjamas, on a journey to spice up my afternoon. “Chelsea vs Manchester United”, a boldly written inscription on a wall in one of the … Continue reading Against Her Wish?
Huh! like a midnight thief To join the hero’s cave Like the speed of light, our precious Steve Took Apple from zero to hero Minnows to Idol’s role Dwarf to giant’s …zone Even Barack Could not stop your heavenly track Indeed, U made an indelible mark The imprint of Jobs Crafted awe-inspiring hope Steve! Steve! … Continue reading Wake up!