I dreamt of him… Saw him in this team… Hard work, commitment, time…. I saw it all sublime… THEIR FOUNDER’s PARTY …. He got no notable recognition… No status, no position, …a stylish segregation And all because… THIS IS NOT HIS SCRIPT…..!!! My brother, my friend……pride of his parents… Handsome, gifted, …., industrious like no … Continue reading Prayer for a Brother
…In short I really long for you. Fear gleeful gist might snap us? Please now turn it to photos snapping us. I must have you,so I need thee… If they may draw us , is a portrait of our couple artistry So wherever you are future wifey, If we are related, even if our cars … Continue reading Future wifey!
Just like a novel A life of blight This was my plight For it was darkness we were accustomed to Mum and I And whenever I stare at the family picture and I see her smile I marveled at how well she concealed her battered eye I had always wondered If it had … Continue reading Just Like A Novel
Before I self-destruct…. I’ve been taking my time to understand My maker and my worst enemy, Satan! Or isn’t he? An old long war, that shouldn’t in any way be man’s business… FUNNY ENOUGH… WE ARE THE SUBJECT MATTER!! And that’s crazy!! I may not find the answers, even if I live many years to … Continue reading Darkest War
Tribute to the Iyas Iyas, I greet you. Horrible vultures gathering in the dead of the night. One-eyed monsters who see clearer than those with two; Lovers of the dark; they have no use for the light. Iyas, I pay homage, Mothers whose silent whispers send men of courage into hiding, With boundless energy, not … Continue reading Tribute to the Iyas
Can NS employ me? ‘Cos writing is the only thing I’m good at While my friends play in the fields, And they study hard during the night, NS is what I think, NS is what I see NS is what I dream NS is the world I belong NS is where my mind always sway … Continue reading Will NS Feed Me?
Sheath Your Swords We don’t want no war, all we want is peace. If only these leaders will listen, we will tell them this. Even though you’re the leaders and we are the led; When you start the war, you’ll escape but we’ll wind up dead. Nigeria is our home; we’ve got no where else … Continue reading Sheath your Swords
THE HUNGRY SOUL Deep in my heart There is a quest To follow you till my death Everlastingly resting in thy rest Lord sustain my spirit Let me not get dispirit Lord sustain my faith To walk in virtue without much wait Lord guard and guide your son Under the scorching and scratching sun Lord … Continue reading The Hungry Soul
Leave it all and walk away I will, vainly, in the wind sway Not free, not looking on from yesterday: It’s the pain residing in your heart, Which was absent at the start But by my savage hurt grew in it Must you be freed from. Leave it all and walk away Take my … Continue reading Walk Away
Hmmm! The politicians Our morticians To norms we pontificate Same rules we abdicate We garnish news Coyly political views We blame the system After kniving it through stem We claim to be serving Still masses are starving We build roads Yet tyres jump as toads They call us leaders In the chambers,paper readers Masses hung … Continue reading Politicians
Valentine Chronicles So it’s official; I will be domesticated tomorrow. Me, a free-spirited bird of the wild, Cuffed and led through the gate called narrow. So if after tomorrow you see me not, If I go in and somehow I don’t make it out, Don’t believe them when they tell you I’m dead; Remember just … Continue reading Valentines Day Eve
My life is like the harmattan’s mist That crusts and dries all layers touched While blocking sight beyond the here But hanging untouchable to fill the void My life is like the coiled spring Energy brims through its bends and loop Yet held in place by a force greater Still watching, waiting for time … Continue reading Versions of a Life
I Love You…. Three words, two meanings, one thing on my mind…….all for you! I loved, and yes my loyalty was put to the test….. A game of three in each case, I had tough choices to make…….and I made the best… (…or was it the worst?!) What is he talking about…..? (I’m sure you’re … Continue reading Disloyal
Ambience of passion with a ray of rarity My love as come like a dove from above Dressed in a flesh of spectacle like the queen of Sheba Adorned with a tint of carnelian and glitter Freezing all eyes as she descends from the stairs. Moments of essence with a gleam of radiance My beloved … Continue reading Her Charm
Really the sight of your face Gives me joy in my race I thank God for our dear meeting In this mere world of fleeting Greetings! My fair Dear I have less fear As far as you are with me Your voice is sweeter than honey On my bed I think of you You are … Continue reading A Valentine Beat