IWD 2019; Short Poems For Women

In honor of international women’s day and women’s history month, I’m sharing six short poems I wrote about and or for women.

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Procrastination: 7 Easy Ways To Stop Procrastinating

Are you a procrastinator?

Procrastination is the avoidance of doing a task that needs to be accomplished. It is a habitual or intentional delay of starting or finishing a task despite its negative consequences. In essence, you know there is something important you have to do now, but you will rather push it for later.

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Why Do We Say Things We Don’t Mean?

I find myself saying things I don’t mean often not because I wish to lie but more because I have automatic replies I’ve constructed in my head.

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Travel| Exploring Ghanaian Food

The fun part about visiting a new country is trying out their food. I always make a point of eating food I’ve never had before when I get the opportunity to, even back home in Nigeria. I’m not about to name all the weird things I’ve eaten in this post but just so you get […]

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POEM| Ifs

Sometimes I wonder

if I’m a burden

if I’m fulfilling a purpose

if I’m barely existing not living

if I shouldn’t have quit that job

or turned down that offer

if I shouldn’t have used those words

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Not Again

A loud bang and glass shattered all around me. “Not again” was the first thought that came to my head. I was in shock but only for a millisecond this time. I grabbed my bag from the floor, held on tight to my phone, turned my back towards them and told my brother to drive.

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POEM| I Promise

I’ve said 
the words 
“I promise”
often 

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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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Welcome to 2019

Today is the 4th day in 2019 and just like last year, this year is already in a race. Have you made your New Year resolutions yet???

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20 Things I’ve Never Done But Will Like To Do

So I made a list of things I’ve never done that I will like to do. In a way it serves as a permanent challenge for the new year and it also makes me have a lot to look forward to. The plan is to come back here to revise this post when I’ve done […]

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