— His words are as smooth as butter, but in his heart is war. (Psalm 55:21) — “I’m throwing you a welcome party!” Kike jumped excitedly into Titi’s bed jostling her awake. Still very sleepy, Titi turned languidly to look at her aunt. “Are you happy?” Kike asked flashing her thirty-two widely. It’s been over a week … Continue reading HAZE 2: The Unveiling
Sweet architect! I hope you are listening to the clamors in my head I hope you see the pain I feel in my chest I hope you see that I really am trying my best Sweet architect! I hope you’re seeing the tears my eyes harbor I hope you realize that my heart sobs I … Continue reading Sweet Architect
Imagine a world for no and everyone Where we all are here to be as one and to save the world Where we have no differences at heart despite the differences at hand and our nations can all relate with one happy and unified mind Imagine a place like home that is not your … Continue reading Imagine
“So Mr. Adams, how are you finding the kids?” “Fine, fine they are warming up to me. Well except Mark, he seem distant and aggressive like he’s carry so much anger in him.” “Just leave Mark and focus on the other kids.” “But- why ma?” “Take my word for it. He’s a sinking ship and … Continue reading A Faith To Hold
For, this journey man cannot predict As we turned into time addict Let me not traverse the journey of wrath For, the shortest and fastest journey is death. No one knows whence he will reaches No time is late, no time is early No speedometre does count fairly All manners of problems do grind life … Continue reading The Journey
Take me back to the beginning the thoughts of love and trust unyielding, bonds forged from strings unbending the touch that leaves the skin still yearning the breath that’s stolen, leaving lungs deflating the stare that ignited fire, a fire still burning. If I am falling, then let me fall upwards Would you stand … Continue reading The Everything
I am strongly of the opinion that; Knowledge / Experience hoarded is equivalent to not having that Knowledge / Experience in the first place. So I wrote this piece with the hope that someone out there will read it, identify with where I was and smile; knowing that tomorrow will be much better if you … Continue reading I Used to be Sad
Have you ever been in meeting/gathering dominated by male folks and by the time it is over, you ask yourself ” why was I here in the first place”?For some reason, you just feel absolutely irrelevant.With an imprisoned voice.Well, I have been there and I must tell you it is not pretty. Naturally men are … Continue reading How to Become Relevant in a “Man’s World”
I voyage far miles at all time, but this time, Comes winter slap, cradle on wool, my tooth crackle Sailing at dusky dusk, ugly cloud baby-sits little sparkle Jealous storm snatch her to a side that flow not, but mime. Gentle gentle, sea mouth vomits bubble, Underneath, they dash her body, as she stands like … Continue reading Young Traveller
I was reading the book of Mathew one day and I just glance through the 25th Chapter of the book and going along the 14th Verse downward where Jesus Christ was narrating the Parable of The Talent. Except for those who skipped Sunday School when we are young,we all should remember how the story goes. … Continue reading Parable Of The Talents: Everyone Has Got One 1
Truly I can’t really write now Though I’ve been on thinking Of what to write and how to Lo, it’s never been this tough To let my thoughts roll Through feather, ink and paper I am just like a lonesome bird In a scorched treeless desert Seeking for the repose of perch Or where to … Continue reading I Can’t Write Now
Fires in blazes would raze Mazes of fields to ashes As in flames are its fame Same as the fiery Muse Buzzing in an artist poet Paint and draw my heart In art as I act out my part Impacting unto the canvas On the vast earth my span As I can, the breath of … Continue reading Blazes and Buzzes of the Muse
Robin my bird chirped in her cage with her usual song. Hope she’s not singing a song of escape. I dislike this morning, because the world was too ugly now, and Lagos was cold! It’s the fifth year I graduated from school and still expecting a miracle-job with a jumbo pay. I remembered leaving countless … Continue reading Fly Like A Bird.
“…hello young man, what do you think you’re doing?” “How do you mean Sir?” Tunde probed his boss. “ I got your resignation letter this morning, and I kind of wonder what the hell is wrong with you. I mean…” Tunde’s boss sounded piqued. “…Sir, I wish I could explain this better, but I can’t … Continue reading The Quest.
“D.O.P are you set?” “yes we are rolling” “okay. Scene 2 take 4, action!…” The director sets the ball rolling as the entire production crew prepares to take the last shot. It’s been one month of sleepless night getting the production stage of the movie done with. The last three weeks has witnessed series of … Continue reading Joshua’s Mood.