As the tears drip down Forming wet patches on my cheeks Memories cloud my head Of how everything started How like fire we got ignited From an occasional “hi” To small talks on social media Conversations in person Then the tidal waves of emotions Perhaps we took things too fast ‘Cause we thought this was … Continue reading Shards
Achieve all your dreams Learn and dare to take risks Break limitations Strike and hit gold Laugh often Smile always Be yourself at all times Appreciate friends Love family Dance when there’s a tune that fits the rhythm of your heart Sing even when your off key Feel nature Watch sunsets Count the stars and … Continue reading Letters To Myself
You are a priest Having God as your first love In fact, your only love But I love you And I don’t care if I have to rival God for that love You have no space in your heart for my species or my descendants Females like me who adore the creator’s gifts in you … Continue reading Becoming God’s Rival
What would happen if I kill myself to escape all these challenges life has posed on me Selbstmord It’s an easy end; I’ll drink the bleach, experience stomach troubles And then I’ll be gone Mother would cry her eyes sore Father would shake his head and sigh He would blame everyone except himself Unspoken … Continue reading Selbstmord
We’ve come so far At last, the Hausas trust the Yorubas The Yorubas salute the Igbos We call ourselves Nigerians and our country,One Nigeria And we live the Nigerian dream We stand tall, our heads raised high And with love in our hearts. Tribalism has ran off Nepotism has followed its brother Corruption has eloped … Continue reading DEMOCRACY AT 100 : Centenary Independence 2060
For every stage, there are challenges And for every phase, a new height to attain To you, my beloved, I write this From a jambite to a fresher Another era to begin New goals to set Life changing decisions to make With these words I leave thee To thy lecturer’s teachings, listen Beguilers abound, to … Continue reading University: A Next Phase.
He said he loved me I melted at his touch My heart yearned for his Oh, love has never been so good He slapped me No that was a slip of his hand He never meant it He said he was provoked And jealous Why would You hug another guy Love is Jealous He repeats … Continue reading no title yet
Nobody can hold me for ransom anymore You can’t pressurize me to do your bidding I’m free now From your clutches of blame and pain I’ve learned to be myself And to do things my way Some could not cope with me growing better Thus they left my yonder Then I pondered I also wondered … Continue reading Memos From The Past