The Rain dance

the rain

You are the stranger I envisioned in my dream what with that quaint looks and pale face we never know how the cards may turn I’ll be at our usual place playing our usual song waiting for the haunting grip of reality even if the sky rains with burning embers I will wait for you […]

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Do you read me?

do you read me?

I watch you daily because your history leaves a cache trail of fine print. I notice the whites of your eyes gleam at a variety of anonymous sites. Registered in the clouds are a collection of stories, and photography, too many to count since the lovers of art walk a nostalgic part. Each artist’s works […]

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A ballad for valentine

a ballet for valentine

Step right up and witness the innovative saint There are bouts of emotions only one night a year see as endorphins run high and vaporises when he walks by like a shadowy apparition Two Euros and twelve cent and she heard him commanding humans, inviting many to stillness with eyes that resonates with the shifting wind […]

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The widower

the widower

The sky bleeds darkness the sand swallows the souls of his previous lovers in his eyes, every reason is bleak and mundane he speaks a language only mourners of existence comprehend and bows in silence for as many times the big church bell klings His children are his acquired treasure more priceless than precious stones […]

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Dear African Child

Dear African child

Dear future daughter, Your existence will neither be easy nor transitional because of where you were born On a community soil dampened with ancestral woes far humungous baggages will be place on your delicate shoulders luggages you can’t escape, linked by earth and blood seen and unseen forces will work against you men will dismiss […]

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Whitewash

whitewash

Allow people to admire you for who you truly are, they say and rain trickle down the grooves of your finger tip let the mettlesome horse leave the court stables in February. count your toxic days from incurable nights. I say i’m not proud of the woman my mother used to be I hope the […]

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We will rise

we will rise

Above all adversities allowing the first signs of transcension Above the noise That rouse pandemonium cackles Above every defeat Faith illuminates light on grace Above the insecurities standing back to back to back Above the bullshit Juxtaposing  non-concise cryptic messages Above the war that fogs our mind like the pitter-patter of rain drops Above the […]

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You found me

you found me

There I was, folded up like a rag underneath rubbles and brimstone, No hope for recovery. no life to live. bound by deception. There I was in the lowest shelf in an antique shop, collecting dust Who would want a broken, undone, ceramic doll? the doorbell, clanged each time someone walked in their shadow left […]

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God’s beautiful misfit

God's beautiful misfit

She carved her crown from a lion’s teeth her hope was misplaced like Wendy in Neverland Her rugged jeans never made it past her ankle yet she shoots yellow roses out of a golden pistol out of her muse, existed two pygmy monkeys dangling from her ear lobes like fallen stars not the only one […]

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Bubbles & Sunshine

bubbles and sunshine

The yellow pages of life does not promise a forecast of  bubbles and sunshine. Many times we venture to different paths and end up toiling unsuccessfully. We take risks,  casting all including our soul into the wind, and still  it makes no substantial difference. Being unsuccessful is a tedious lifestyle nobody chooses, rather it chooses […]

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