To love a poet

To love a poet is a trap, Into your strong weakness, they tap, Be a bit careful when they speak, They know how to play around words, Ask me. I’ll call them ‘heartbreak lords’ Their...

Another Stop Sign

The colour for love is pure red, The cross, then to the grave it lead Red also reads the sign, please stop! But with open arms, and closed eyes We embrace it, till something dies The signals slowly...

The virtues of amateurism

If we should step on the dance floor, I’ll step on you, make your feet sore, But that’s cos I don’t know how to. I will fill the pot with water And simply wait for your daughter To...

Givers and Takers

Give, it shall be given to you Good measure, only if it’s true That givers never lack a heart They will take all you’ve never owned Never give up till you’re dethroned Then hide...

Something Beautiful

Beauty is the lips not tinted in red. The ear that’s not chained with long giant rings. Plain as a white sheet, no ink on the face. Beauty is the hair that’s not locked in dread. Not...

If I were my mother.

My mother was so beautiful and kind She lived for others and forgot herself They all had good things to say when she died But if I were she, I wouldn’t have tried to put any person before myself...

Thank you, all the same

You didn’t provide, you did compromise, fetched hope in buckets but threw them away. Said you would, but did not because you could. Thank you, all the same, but next time you should do what you...

Don’t Stay For Me

Life is too short like Zacheus’s longest gown, To live like a zombie seeking your love It’s sad you don’t expect me to do wrong. In the sea of uncertainty, I’ll drown Hoping...

Bury Seeds, Not People

I am afraid this will not be the last; the show of love for hate before we lose, chords so unmusical we cry to sing For lust for impurities,we die fast, dig to replace seeds with stones, that we...

Whether We Win Or Lose

Lose-Win, Garri price no go exchange, This hard life (laugh) we go manage. Formation need change for this range bro. No be football, why for there e strange? As first match just com’ arrange...