Hey dears, trust you are having a beautiful day. Mine has been so far and I am hopeful it would end just so. It’s another day to share another write up from my archive. This was written as an undergraduate for one of my creative writing class. We were asked to share an acrostic poem with our names. And here is mine: D – Dragging my feet all day E – Enduring…

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Hello handsome, I guess you are beginning to get tired of trying Yeah! Trying so hard at pleasing them all But your charm is shallow She doesn’t need you telling her about your exs Or how low you earn She doesn’t need to hear about your sexual prowess all the time You can’t even take her out on a date Without blabbing all about your life You need to up…

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‘Her son is barely 6 months and she’s pregnant again?’ ‘I used to think she would be one who understands what child spacing mean?’ ‘Child spacing??? Her first child was just 8 months when she had her second.’ ‘Jesus! She is so shameful to womanhood.’ ‘I even used to think she is a career woman and would take time to pursue her career instead of birthing up and down like a dog.…

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So many times in our lives, we hold on tight to the most mundane thing we ought to let go. The only reason we find ourselves holding on to this is because we lack the strength to let go. A bad habit you wish to stop but feel you cannot, a friend that keeps bringing you down, that toxic relationship that keeps tearing you apart piece by pieces, that terrible…

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I am back again with another post from my archives. This was written in 2011. After reading this, I really wonder what was going through my mind as I penned this down…I really wish… Souls moan in anguish of our cruelty Hens return to roost The goats stop bleating Birds cease to fly Men retire to their bosom And lovers cling to each other Vehicles seek their parking lot I…

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After reading Josephyna post on My Favorite Teacher, it evolved nostalgic memories about growing up and my mind raced back to the teachers I have met in my life and the one I have tagged my favorite teacher is Rotimi Ilesanmi. Dear Mr Ilesanmi, It has been how many years now??? Should be 8 years since I last saw you. I was home for the holidays in my first year at the…

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Over the weekend, I was cleaning my bookshelf and putting away old books so I can find space for new ones. And I stumbled on my poem anthology from way back. I opened and read and I was so nostalgic. Thanks to the fact that I dated some, I wouldn’t have been able to recollect what inspired them. It felt really cool reading your own piece from way back. I…

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Can we stop already with this vision, dreams, imagination, hallucination, delusions, and sicknesses aftermath or whatever name you choose to call eet? Like I don’t quite understand anymore? What do we even take God for? He is not a bell button that you just push to answer to your tune!

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