How to get more out of 24 hours!

I’m so embarrassed to tell you this, but i have not posted anything on this particular category of my blog in a long time. Finding time to mind my business, be a good mom...

Theatre of Dreams

I know what the wood pecker knows that it tap incessantly at the tree for within the tree is its desire in the crevices lies its longings you say your heart has betrayed you For you do not know...
Lest We Forget by Shola Amaraibi

Lest we Forget

10 reasons to read 'Lest we forget'. In a world of books, and many books. In a universe of authors, writers and their clan…why should you buy and read another poetry book? Now, Poetry is not...

Obviously, I love you

It was a single red rose Crimson red, nestling my bed I picked it up and was forever stained Stained by you, a deep shade of you All shades of you Can’t wash off you Your scent filling my nostrils Incredibly...

Since you’ve been gone

I said I will not miss you I said you don't matter here or there I touched the ground and tapped my tongue, Pointing upwards I had sworn I will not miss you! Since you've been gone The hours have...

Conflicted Love

They say we are opposites I think we attract And I think; you are planning to act Please do before your heart retracts I think we feel the same way But I’ll revoke that For I’m not sure this desire...

Better with Time

Amazing, Where did the years go? Yesterday i found you Pinched your nose and tickled you Youngsters, we giggled on your mother’s porch there by a single touch You illuminated my heart with your torch Voila! all i saw was ‘You’ Today,...

Diamonds in the rough

They say diamonds are a girl’s best friend, from my great grandma’s days till date; the general opinion has been that owning diamonds is like owning the world. What is so special about this...

Footprints

The quality of my life, is determined by what i give, when tried with fire, will they burn and crumble? These things I’ll leave behind, Though now they hold me in a spell. True, I’ll leave them behind Though now I’m...