All posts by Uyiosa

Student. Writer. Aspiring film maker.

At Night

The reason we all paint The season never right The moment always there Only you can tell Acceptance is a dirty business Paid in full Souls without receipts Creativity seeking an artist The curse that follows Submerged in our deepest regret Love swims well Somehow, Never hiding, always in front

Day 7: The Day of Unicorns, Diamonds, and a Prince Charming.

Day 7: The Day of Unicorns, Diamonds, and a Prince Charming.

She told me she wanted five unicorns, I brought her five unicorns, but she was not satisfied. She told me she wanted three diamonds, I brought her three diamonds, and still she said she did not love me. She told me she wanted a Prince Charming, I became Prince Charming and showed her me new … Continue reading Day 7: The Day of Unicorns, Diamonds, and a Prince Charming.

Blessings from a Bird [Part 2]

Blessings from a Bird [Part 2]

For the prequel [Part 1] titled “The Morning Bird,” click here  The land of Ododo engaged the night with tales ringing out and legs moving relentlessly. The women sang loud and swayed their hips with perfected skills. Huts were dappled with the glow from the glorious red moon. Young ones sat on their fathers laps … Continue reading Blessings from a Bird [Part 2]

Counting Matra

Ideal and young Ferociously beautiful Why wait? When you can run Further into life To where only you can dream of All by yourself A stretch within reach Your own sanctuary of rest So, twinkle, twinkle Young brave star of the night