POEM: Out of My Control

My head is spinning
and I can’t control it

Looking for my voice
but I can’t seem to find it

In the line of fire
and I can’t seem to avoid it 

Tears well up in my eyes
and I try to hide it

My heart is racing
and I can’t slow it 

I’m being hurt by the one I love
and I can’t believe it 

I wait for an apology
but I don’t think I’m getting it 

So I pray for the day to be over quickly
so I can bury the memory till I forget it

Mariam Shittu

Don’t suffer in silence, speak up!

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Hi, my name is Mariam Shittu and I live in Lagos, Nigeria. I write about my travels, living in Lagos, lifestyle, health and fitness, things that inspire me and poetry. I enjoy sharing my knowledge with the world and nurturing the human mind. Thanks for stopping by!

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