Paradoxical

  the voices of impaled promises is our Sonnet   These walls. They sequester us with the devil’s eulogy This city. It is not for the faint of heart   These ashes. They will scatter o’er the horizon   These words. They compress wishful thinking Into midsummer fables     *Where was I?   These […]

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The Bitter truth

I known not about your faith but mine has been far from smooth sailing. You see things were simpler in the mosaic time, more in tuned with the frequency of  human nature. The law was, “an eye for an eye”. Hate your enemy, love your friends. Then Jesus wiped all that away with his blood […]

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Beyond theories

What if we bare as we are Shallow as could be, are a body organ to an aboriginal life form beyond our science A wonder of a world beyond reach     Is it only theories and heresay or are we prisoners Could we communicate with our higher self, With God If there were no […]

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Memory Box

“A Sacred being in time she is”   In  time, her reflection will morph with space. Her mannerism is brisk yet mild. Like the whiff of camphor, memories flood in with no back window, They stagnate there, never gliding away. She is always quiet. Slightly hard-headed. Seldomly detached. Never over-bearing. No, never over-bearing. So that […]

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Nature

    It’s easy to fall in love It’s harder to stay in love. Even with God, that’s just human nature.     He’ll soak us in  love, unconditional from pre-conception till eternity Because he’s God, that’s just his nature.  

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Earth to Mars

Make up a story You can live in Translate it into everything you see The edgy night, the cloaked stars It’ll ripple your life over and again In perpetual cycle of the present moment Chiming to a hastened ocean breath     The less one can see The more limitless The mind is programmed to […]

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How are you?

  “How are you?”   He broke my heart, many a times, with the things he didn’t say I lost my mind, glancing at my phone, daring him to call. My eyes bled, more often than not, of sweat and dry mucus The loyalty game is rigged, but really that’s his excuse? He was the […]

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Confessions of a New Born

  I’m not a prophet, but every now and then I have a prescient, a message that weighs heavy on my heart. But first I have a confession. I grew up in  a christian household.  My father being a minister meant for us church once or more times in a week.  This was fine at […]

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The Root of Nigeria’s problems

“MENTAL SLAVERY IS R.E.A.L” In today’s episode of “Wetin this one dey yarn?”, I wanna stress on a topic that really hits home. You may have heard about Nigeria in your local media. A lot of foreigners associate us with Boko haram, religious wars, poor infrastructures and welfare etc, and a lot of foreigners are […]

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A Painful Soul

“Scars from battles hurt as It should”     Way back when waking up every morning was a struggle (honestly not too long ago), I used to write into  my Journals aka my ugly notebook. I sometimes browse through them when I feel stuck. My first journal is actually really depressing, I can’t believe the […]

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