Too Many Broken People

What breaks a person? Is it the choking collar of slander or the weight of the world they bear? Is it anger or hunger or both? I wonder. Broken people are a crime seen; Puzzling-the remnant of a...

These Addictions

Who will save the world? When healers are now killers, and we have refused to let them go, saying addiction is not bad and evil. But it closes doors and human hearts from freedom. I will not dwell on...

Why Do People Die?

Why are people born? To live and die Get buried In the shallows or six feet under Still we keep trying to thrive even though The reaper is never out of business Yet some will die before they go...

Hopeless Romantics

If i could love, couldn’t i hate? I once was a tale from Shakespeare I would love and love and love to love It was every way my better best I was hoping but a hopeless romantic Died every time...

Men in black (Police)

Are you looking for law and order? In stations painted with urine that sting your nose a little, Designed with clicks of empty guns here and there, An insecure abode. The new men in black are the...

Stay Strong Around Here

Scratch your message on the rock Do not walk on sand The sea around here is furious Your efforts will be washed away Its easier said than done When all the rules are set And mum is watching, with...

When We Are No More

Wish you will cry Because you miss me Wish I also would cry But my eyes would be gone The story was told Of them that came Have food but rather would fast Clothing abound but clad in little Then I...

A Hundred & A Thousand

You screamed their names And made your claims Are they yours now? All I hear are blames. “A hundred girls,” you said. I heard it for a thousandth time How their eyes feasted on you And a...

Only Four Out Of All Of Them

Waiting – certainly Late. – lately The mind maybe slow The body will catch up soon enough Head. – hot Mind – hurting Common sense is not cheap I would have bought for the rest...

The Children in Children

Happy, always! Annoying- some days, Lekan’s smiles are the flowers of affection, His tears are strong words of objection. Emotional – True! Lovable – Makes it two, A heart that...