Abuja

Abuja

ABUJA – ABUJA The city of AbujaIs growing and expandingAn Architect’s experimentOf grand buildings populating. Planning and renovatingA designer’s delightInspiring and innovatingA giant construction site. Wide smooth roadsOrganized networkingLifts usual congestion loadsShaped by Africans inventing. Surrounding rocks and hillsidesGod’s moulded landscapesMan’s created park-sidesMaintenance of open space. Some guys say “too artificialNo character like Lagos”Its existence … Continue reading Abuja

In Your Image

In Your Image

I imagine You as chameleon-likeChanging colours constantlyFrom black, to white, to yellow, to brown, to pink, to red…These are the colours of the human race. Your hair changes textureFrom woolly, to silky, to wiry, to smoothThen into various colours that soothe. Even Your eyes awaken and flashfrom colour to colour.Hazel, blue, grey, green, brown…as if … Continue reading In Your Image

This Life

This Life

This life can be filthily funnyA man grooves and feels luckyIs deluded by big moneySmokes and drinks things yuckyFills the brain with stuffs and feels woozyFeels fly, picks a skirt that’s like real rubyOblivious she’s a freaking floozieWinds up in bed, wakes up and turns moody This life can be a mighty mysteryYou swim in … Continue reading This Life

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