ONE DAY

MY Son , Study the sun The moon and the breeze The Love, in disguise and the greed The hopeful , hopeless and the bee One day , these tears Which were not supposed To flow down my cheek ,Would surely dry For this shoe Which uncomfortably do not fit Would fit one day This…

POWER OVER DEPRESSION

It’s a new day, be not taken aback while I quote my self, ” When the broken pieces of hope can’t be fixed Solitude becomes an illusion of Depression Those who are fragile and eventually knocked down are the sudden victims of suicide If you have not been gifted To see beyond a smooth smile…

sCreAm

CRITICAL APPRECIATION ************************ “SCREAM” here, is a quatrain. Line 1, I THOUGHT I HEARD THEM SCREAM.How could a freesia flower scream? But this was a gaze at the freesia flower with an illusion depicting misconceptions we have about everything. You are advised to probe further in all you do.Line 2; CREAMY LEAFY FREESIA Creamy, carved…

THE IMPRISONED MIND

It’s a mother who knows the intensity her child’s hunger!!! Who then,   knows how hungry  a mentally  derailed person could be? And so , decide for yourselves If this was supposed to be a caution to you Than a sermon you hear but don’t see!!! Never give up on someone , with a mental…

COULD THERE BE?

Just like my mum or dad  used to do with no single trace of quailing But when the love gets deeper, For a perfect replacement , I keep wondering , Could there be someone who would wake me up everyday? Wipe my tears each time I cry? Put me to bed ? Someone I could…

EVERY SINGLE PRAISE COUNTS

In my hands, i see a father and a son In the other , You see a master and a servant So where lies the honor due the father and master From the son and the servant? But by the time the force of gravity was activated That was when you saw me rising Each…

MY MOTHER MY PRIDE

We sit and stare, while time waits not For so long, I was too young and dumb to realize that Charm and beauty was deceitful But this woman, who fears the Lord, needs to be praised Then for a split second, I thought my birth should have been earlier Than the nine months, just for…

THE ROAD!!!

Moments passed by with us both As I commute day and night On you I walked, like two friends holding hands Very sure the route to my destination would never be lost Though you seem voiceless, I would rather you tell me how I hurt you The Road, this road, for not too long I…

I’m Only Human

Originally posted on Purple Stripes:
Fool me once, fool me twice Fool me no more than thrice Hurt me once, hurt me twice Thrice will mean cutting well over your size Thrice and you’ll be ignoring the caution call for the wise So fool me once or hurt me twice I have done more than…

WAR IN MY VEINS

WAR IN MY VEINS. Think about what can reset 21st century days Back to the days of creation When God was like, let there be light and there was light Let there be this, and there was that. But by today’s time check We live in the world of uncertainties While I feel pains through…

“Text” Talk

Originally posted on SPEC Consult Writes:
Sometimes in life you only get one shot and it is crucial to make a positive first impression. Over breakfast not too long ago, a CEO we all admire and have a great deal of respect for, showed us (a team of CEOs) an email she got from a…

Be Great

Be Great, Oo Be Great. You Sons of Nkrumah and Mandela the Africans. You are commanded to be fruitful, Because you have a Seed in You, Of which you need to be mindful. Let not where you fell, Be Your Sleeping Place. Because in this land where you dwell You need to improve on your…