Okon Itiaba stumbled out of the black Ford Taurus sedan and then steadied himself. A couple of passers-by approached him as if to offer assistance. He smiled but waved them off. He slammed the door shut behind him and then pocketed the car keys. His shoes crunched against the gravel as he walked towards the … Continue reading One Sunday Morning in Atlanta
its innocent me alone
thats left to atone
for the deed of ancestors
long lost in earths stores
My fall is not a loss but a forbidding field to graze on and so I must forgo its bitterness and forge ahead with no frights. It is a time to brace up for my faults with bravery, because I know it is never too late to rise, I must not fail to face the … Continue reading Act Of Faith
I feel as though you have let me down in such a huge way that I can never come back to you again. It took me a while to trust you and even a longer time to believe that you weren’t trying to fuck me up. I did all the things they said you wanted … Continue reading Dear God…
If truly it is impossible to please God without faith,
Then God must be pleased with me only in stops and starts, behind those pearly gates.
For my faith is something like the sun;
Sometimes it’s there and sometimes it’s gone.