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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POEM|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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POEM|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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POEM|Let’s Talk About Guys

Lets talk about guys
let’s talk about the things we don’t talk about
or choose to forget
just because we don’t feel comfortable
letting our stories out
Lets talk about guys
the ones who won’t commit
who will rather have you in their corner
but are not ready to go all the way

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POEM|I May Not Know A Lot

I may not know a lot 
but I know this much 
love isn’t meant to pretend  
love is pure and true 

I may not know a lot 
but I know this much 
you need to fight
for what you believe in

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POEM|My Dream

I want to forge ahead
and be the leader of a pack
I want to change the world 
one victory at a time

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POEM|Everything Good Will Come

Everything good will come Will it? See I’ve been waiting for everything good since I was a little kid cos everything happening to me was no good struggling through life, getting disappointed every time, waiting for the good though I knew waiting was no-good I share my problems with someone and they say be patient […]

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