DEVIL’S HOUR – 2

  The Beginning… I grew up in Lagos, into a family of three – my dad, my mom and myself. It was a cute little family, and that was how it was supposed to be. In the beginning, as far…

DEVIL’S HOUR – 1

  The (near) End… My name is Fehintola Abegunde. I am forty-five years old and I work at a leading financial services firm which specializes in providing financial consultancy, brokerage and portfolios for A-list clients. I work there as one…

BLIND SPOT

June 25, 2017 1.23 p.m.   there is a darkened space in every man’s heart a hole and a hiding place for all of his sorrowful and painful heartbreaks. * there is a dark spot on a woman’s face a…

Raging Calm

October 17, 2016   2.14 p.m. The sun is high up in the sky Smiling down and meeting  the shore in a warm and stifling embrace On the other hand the sea is angry,  it’s waves high and mighty Slapping…

Burning Tree

Burning tree, the leaves are turning red and bloodied Burning red, and falling free Once green, now utterly dead The leaves are falling into the burning blitz Shrunken, shriveled and losing a valiant battle The leaves have cried, now dried…

ShaiontheprowlplusRebelkween

COLLABORATIVE WRITING SERIES WITH REBELKWEEN: POEMS (BATCH A)

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RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – 6

  The story so far: RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT 1 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT 2 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT 3 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT 4 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT5 ______________________________________________________________   She came to slowly.…

RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – 5

The story so far: RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT 1 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT 2 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT 3 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT – PT 4 ______________________________________________________________   His gun was out in a flash, pointed right at…

TORCHED, SCORCHED AND REBORN

March 7, 2016 6.34 a.m. I am love’s charred victim, Torched and scorched by love’s wantonly unbridled dreams, I am a victim of wild and unchecked emotions, Born from nights frolicking under the moon and heavenly constellations. This love born…

DO YOU KNOW ME?

March 8, 2016 7.43 p.m. I am a man who has sides hidden from you, Different sides so dark, so bad and so out of view, These are parts of me which I do not show to the world, Parts…