Of Love, Tears, Laughter and The Thread That Comes In Between Called Hate

April 13, 2012    7.36am OF LOVE Let me cry this cry Purge my soul of pent up frustration And of pain welled up from listening to all of you lie Silently, I have suffered in pain and damnation. Let me…

Kiss Me Please

September 29, 2011     7.58am Look me in the eye and see What it is you made me be My heart I wish you could see Bled thin from love that didn’t be. This heart fast becomes musty Pining for love…

MY CUP

October 2, 2011 3.22 am Fill my cup Lord When this pain comes full circle Let my faith in ƔǒƲ be my armor Απϑ my shield. Every time I step out my door Απϑ the world mocks Please drape my…

PRAY

Life, is a bum! Yet our best chum Just like a newly wedded wife. The world is no fun Full of tales of war, strife and constant grief Yet we bask in the glory of its sun, the swooning glow…

TIME

Flow and never so slow Glow always to show The way down through the days Of our lives just gone by in a daze Flow and never so slow, I say. So many ways we stray In a bid to…

SOLITUDE

Silence; the shroud of peace and comfort Solitude; the blanket that shrouds all in protective embrace The oppressive quietude that hangs overhead Leaves everything cowering in daunting solemnity As the wind whistles by, kissing and caressing the leaves and the…

ALL OVER BARAQUAT (3)

  I looked over at the woman seated across from me. She was so deep in thought that I wondered how I could ever force her focus back on the question I just asked. I didn’t want to push her…

ALL OVER BARAQUAT (2)

Adamu is one of those people who doesn’t care where he gets his water from; so long he gets good, clean water. He will take a beggar’s water from him so long as it satisfies his needs. Without any qualms…

ALL OVER BARAQUAT

                  “Shit!” Ifreke muttered as he stepped out of his one-room apartment, in a nondescript building on Clegg street, off Ojuelegba. The area is not remarkable for anything much, other than that…

LOVE TRIANGLE

This is a tribute to a story by one of the most beautiful ladies I ever met. She had written a fantastic story which had ‘ gripped’ my heart in ways I couldn’t imagine. The title : I loved her…she…