Love, Peace & Prosperity

To love is who we’re. We must learn to hate hate, for To hate is not us When you kill a man You kill you. For we’re all one. One in a billion Love is the seed, while Peace is the water...

If i were to read about myself

we must be wary of words we’re reading the notes on texts and speech we’re giving if i write about you and you write about me we may both be fibbing if i read about me when i write about...

Mother Nature

Dear mother nature Is this how you nurture? I see you here and everywhere What will be next to feature? Driving us farther from earth With drastic pandemic changes Sweeping us away with the debris We...

How to build a home

an abode with a road leading to everything and an ode. if you can, have a train station that leads everywhere, let the rail track become home. every coach is a library and a coffee shop except one...

Second chance

We are born As an arm to forewarn That a day is destined to come And over us, others will mourn Came with a faint smile and waving hands To be counted amongst the chosen ones Men of doom, men of evil...

Tomorrow won’t be the same

“Oh, what a night! The stars are without light The moon isn’t walking again We may lose our rights to a rite.” Yesterday, they sat in circles Ate proverbs and poured libations Our...

Fighting Rules

It’s harmattan in February Flowers ashen and freeze Tongues flood bridges The bed weighs heavily on one side And lovers hold their quarrel. Count the moments that lead to silence The volcanoes that...

These are the others

Welcome to the zoo If I must close my eyes, it is to pray I try to see only good in others Yet I can’t see the good in “the heavy looters” When you probe the story, the words get faint So much that...

Work Rules

To thyself alone be loyal Fly solo, forget the choir The lizard nod should get you through the day Let your passion fuel your actions Work within reason for a season Never bury your dreams when the...

Governance Rules

I do not make change. Change makes me. The masses are a reflection of what’s within me. So if change changes me, Then, change comes to them. There’s nothing to change in Nigeria, But...