I was just a little boy, artless and still unaware of a big big big world until I met you. It was on a soccer pitch close to our house. My dad had just bought me one of those small kpako balls. And so he wanted me to witness a real soccer game. I remember … Continue reading A Love Affair
I stand in awesome At the works of his hands Mother Nature is evidence The universe, a world of great ingenuity Even man is still a wonder The marvels of the animal kingdom I dare to challenge, who says there is no God? I stand in awesome Hope which is common to all men Faith … Continue reading In Awesome And Challenge
They said twenty ten, But failing promises is an art of men Their megawatts of power Does not provide electricity for an hour They squander down the corridors of power While squalor rots our Ivory towers Its shameful and so sad That the roads still remain bad Our future leaders are now stowaways Dark clouds … Continue reading When Will It End?
The door opened so quietly that I did not wake up to see who had come in; it was when her hands touched me that I knew I was not alone in the room. She threw the blanket off me and her deft hands made straight for my boxers. I was thoroughly alarmed. Was this … Continue reading Testify!
Amaziah eyed his bowl of fufu and vegetable soup with relish. After all, hadn’t he worked hard enough that day to deserve it? And the bonus was that Mama Iyabo was in a good mood today, so she had added two extra pieces of meat to his plate. He looked at the food again, and … Continue reading The Reluctant God