Resolutions that didn’t follow me

i. I really can’t remember you don’t see this as a misconstrue ii. Flipping pages everyday that thing I never just did, then I flipped boo’s leg and lid. iii. Submitting words in pages that preach...

Garden In

Theme: Flower Title: Blossom Petals bloom, conveying promise to humanity, Your giggles are the fragrance you liberate, Hope is in your thriving without moisture, Faith is in your death and...

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...