What I Got From Life

Dawn and dusk would let all leaves leave The pleasure and pain life’s lessons would teach Break breathes and burn bridges down The truth I once seek is scarce this days Where would I find fun...

Who Are They?

She, A budding Rose A girl has no name Assassin Sweet My heart’s murderer A girl has no name Beautiful Third Rainbow A girl has no name Gentle She Sweet smell of a Lily Precious A girl has no...

Who Am I?

I An Iroko in my father’s compound Younglan Foodie. Strong. Blue whale swimming alongside crayfishes, Younglan Son. First Alpha of the strongest pack of wolves. Younglan Admirer. I A yellow...

Shadows of Fear

Losing my mind When I think too much about a lot at once The flow of a broken tap A thought too heavy Kilimanjaro Like the sting of zuma A solved mystery Torch of insanity Mad bad feeling Hot as the...

A Dream With A Deadline

Become Nigeria’s President 2039 I’m a little of Gaddafi, Obama and a splash of Myself. To be fair, I am fair The Mentalist, I’m definitely a lost A burden that brings a certain kind...

For Goodness Sake

For goodness sake use the door. Use faith that follows the wind. know the shield holds no grudges with the sun in its mind. Inspire the reasons for becoming night, gather the complains of your dead...

Something Broken

Samson Denied him his true love He cried, cried for many nights Sometimes, I feel sorry for him Finding and loving myself is key Like knowing the English alphabets A life-changing decision If I could...

Might I Be Excused, Please?

There’s something about honesty that is not honest in the dark. The face we make to keep safe in the light And the yimu when we have the chance to. None can really stand out to say, “I am...

Scars (Short Stories)

AKAKARORO The man spread his arms from the driver’s seat to press down my breast. I tried to move away, further in to the passenger seat,but there were two of us on that seat, the only option I...