The Plague

From furtive fronds to feverish fish, Giant maggots and the bellows of bloated bees. Fruits and birds falling off trees, Reptiles, beasts moving out like shadows. And the goats and dogs in fine...

Strange friendships

She is a flint of happiness and a vibe of Mozart She wonders if time is too timing She hears the sounds of chiming bells She sees the world as left handed She wants to be young again She is a flint...

Another part of me

I pretend to fall in love I feel sorry when the guy believes I touch myself to wake up I worry if its safe to be here I cry about not knowing what you are thinking I am anxious yet trusting I...

How i am

I am anxious yet trusting I wonder about angels I hear soft steps behind the closed door I see Jesus in light brown jalabia at the motor park I want to meet Henry I am anxious yet trusting I pretend...

A Lover’s Dream

…finally Half way through the burn It occurred to me; my lover was the fire. Now i know how love consumes. Elle ———————— From this dream, I wish...

With Our Beautiful

Open your booth! Bloody immigrants. Wetin you carry? Where passport de? Oya drop something for trespassing Your skin is black, mine too Your tongue is twisted, so is mine So on what ground do you...

Trolls!!

It starts with a screen that’s blank: a fella with thought says his bid, and another with opinion offers it. Then the one with thought retorts; your opinion, you should shove up your ass...

Deep in Earth

I remember falling and the thoughts that followed, your gaze with concern, slowly morphing into a smile: it is this I’m committed to; to with you, fall into earth, deep… Momoh...

Headshot

That night, as we drank and drowned in our clinks the pound increased on the door. I swayed and staggered, buried my eye in the spyhole when the muzzle smoke burst open everything. Elle...

Working on the world

Have you ever been to a place where things shrink, everything else begs for a life The silence irks, the damage, an ant stings Once, we were standing here, with all the strife We kept the party, we...