Passage

Dear River, Your endless stretch amazes me Water, Your purity beguils me. I see over the horizon. Sea; so blue, a perfect hue, Reverence is due. From the East, West, North and spheres South, I come to you. Take my anguish Relieve my pain Let them to your ends flow Far beyond the sunset glow. […]

Touch 

Lose it with the world Try it and thank me later Soothe the ache, Create a hole Fill one void We all are angry. Separate, divide Preach a thirst for freedom. Confused flock; Render hymns: songs of hope and loss Look closely, we drink from the same well. The epidemic only spreads. A cure we […]

Tomorrow 

The way she walks, the way she talks. There’s a twinkle in her eyes when she mentions the latest recipe she learnt from her online classes with http://www.sisijemimah.com. There’s an ever present despondency, hovering in the sky under which she walks. “It’s just a phase for the both of us , it’ll surely pass. ” […]

Beats And Peaces 

A story from Baba Agba, Under the Oak tree A woman…  Sporting torn Iro and buba A rare, wonderful sight… or not. The power of life and death Occupies one space Now I know, why her tongue has creases The apple that falls far from the tree Gets crushed or mashed Amope eleèke eebu No […]