POEM| 3am Thoughts

Have you ever thought of putting a pistol in your mouth?

I won’t lie 

I’ve thought about holding a gun

a bit too much

I should probably tell someone

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POEM| I Fought The Addiction

You were my drug,
a drug I thought I could never let go of.
You were my escape,
when I wanted a break from reality.
You knew the real me,
behind the facade I showed the rest of the world.

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Short Poems About Love – VOL #2

Hi everyone, hope you had a creative week. As promised, I’m back with the second edition of short poems about love. There are five poems in this post, have a look and let me know which one you like/resonates with you most.

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POEM| Beautiful

Beautiful;
the adjective,
is used too lightly
and too often
it’s lost it’s essence.

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POEM| Damn You Insecurities

I see my reflection in the mirror 
and tears trickle down my face 

Am I pretty
I’m not so sure

Am I confident
I’m not so sure

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I Wonder

I wonder if crunchy nut is still your favorite cereal and if you still drink vodka straight from the bottle.

I wonder if you still stay on the phone for hours talking to your family and if you still stay on the phone till you fall asleep.

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POEM| It’s Over

you left

with a sense of achievement 

you’re the man 

and you no longer needed me

or so you thought 

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Unwanted Desire

The desire
that runs deep within you
to want what can’t possibly be yours
that feels close but yet so far away

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Short Poems About Determination

Happy hump day!!! I hope your week is going okay. This is a compilation of five short poems about determination. I hope they inspire you to believe more in yourself and do something amazing with that belief.

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Lagos Living | Lagos International Poetry Festival

The fourth Lagos International Poetry Festival was scheduled for Oct 31st – Nov 4th 2018 and I had the opportunity of attending one of the events. I heard about the festival on instagram as I did not know this festival even existed before then. At my book club’s last hangout(yes I’m a member of a […]

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