Childhood

Title: What we learn out of school Inside the house was another room where there were littered papers, books and magazines. The rug was the colour of sand, typical of how an all boys floor cover...

Self-Esteem

Hold it, hold it, I am a boy Molded by God, I’m his first toy. Fine pointy nose, not Pinocchio with wits making a cameo I am everything in Tokyo Tall, black, fine ass, cool Afro male he hangs a poet...

Weather

Weather : Sunny Title : Heat in the heat When the sun ushers in the heat It’s like a nightmare on repeat The tiny drops between my thighs I cringe and behold the skies This same feel that...

One For Donald Trump

I will not mention a name Not less, not more, I won’t put this face in a frame. There’s nothing anyone would say to me About the migrants in America that I’d agree. Let them all...

A Murderer’s Justification

I can promise you I didn’t see the shadow Before I shot him. Yes I heard the noise The movement in the closet Before my phone rang. I asked who was there ”Please identify yourself”...

Captain Jack Sparrow

Put an earring on Sail far away till you find Yourself a home. Put the old cart down When you find it on your way And quickly call me. Through caves, if you must Cast, and break forbidden spells Till...

Harmattan Love

This is what it means: It is pretty warm today Want a cup of ice? Let us sit outside And remember memories Like we did before. Let us pick dried leaves The way we plant to replace Let love be even. ...

Some Parts of Culture

Umuofia Okoye died in his goatskin as a farmer of debts An ill-fated and doomed lad Under the sneeze of a thousand sunshine Age was his king and child of title Umuofia’s sacrifice and greatest...

From what we think we know

Ivory Dreams The art sometimes revolted his home, how his sex was an ivory wonder. It did want to move to take a form of human. Nature forbid it to be alive. Flesh would admit they embraced, fingers...