POEM: We are One

We look different, but we’re all born the same, We didn’t get to choose our family, face, or name, This life is a test; the world is our real estate, Yet, we disregard equity to stand apart and discriminate, Blinded by fortes, or suppressed by dearth, We rely on bystanders to estimate our worth, Striving … Continue reading POEM: We are One

POEM: Beware of your friends!

- Isitalks You must have heard this line over a thousand times, I know. Please, hear it again!!! Who else has noticed? That the people you surround yourself with Your friends, your circle Your peers. .....they most times only want to see the YOU they met at first The don't want to see the progressive … Continue reading POEM: Beware of your friends!

POEM: Seeking Virtue

John Adams Long gone are the bright and simple days, Forgotten are the good old righteous ways, There’s no fine line between wrong and right, This era we live in is an illustration of plight, Pride, envy, gluttony, greed, lust, sloth, and wrath, Evil resides at each corner and every path, The truth is buried, … Continue reading POEM: Seeking Virtue

POEM: Mirror

Standing before lengthy tumbler Painter of best artistic version Not a carbon copy Rather, oneself from the other side. Seeing the good and the worse In person standing before you What you see really matters Either good or worse. A time for quick reflect How fast you’ve chosen one Pause, remember it is you …From … Continue reading POEM: Mirror

POEM: Truth Be Told II

None call for justice Nor any pleadth for truth Your feet run into evil In haste to shed innocent blood On your crooked path You know not the way of peace You behold obscurity for brightness Wallowing in gross of gross darkness You refuse to rise to the path of light Salvation is far from … Continue reading POEM: Truth Be Told II

POEM: Truth be told I

Everyone finds it irresistible listening to truth But ready not to verbalize the truth Lying life less in the abdomen But couldn’t express in audacity For there is no conviction To justify the alteration of distrust Truth be told, Our society is becoming unconstructive And everyone is undisturbed As if nothing is happening Abnormalities fast … Continue reading POEM: Truth be told I

POEM: En-Grace

Never to be forsaken Either to be qualified Nor to be forgotten Not to be merited But to be disgrace Unmerited favour A privileged heritage Deposition of greatness Virtue from God The Spirit of Grace Why the hustle? Why the eye overhaul? Seeking for men’s approval Just to be favored? Can we find grace? Election … Continue reading POEM: En-Grace

POEM: Not Until I Realized

When things go haywire I strategically re-wire Normalcy can be admire For me to attract glorifier My ways seems light My timing seems right My look seems bright My opinion seems first Turing crack wall Into colourful pattern mall Crisis into rises raw Shame into fame hall Oh it’s a job well done Oh my … Continue reading POEM: Not Until I Realized

DECISION

Ifekoya Toluwanimi Everyday, we make decisions Daily we're confronted with options; We must choose one or the other We cannot have both Leaving with options either; Being bitter or being better Indifference or decisiveness Lukewarmness or enthusiasm Giving up or giving in Security or risk Coping with evil or overcoming evil Blending in or standing … Continue reading DECISION

CONTRAVENTION – Morning Hour Day 2

Thirdly, for you to prevail in prayer, WE MUST BE DESPERATE FOR ANSWERS: The word desperation is not just a negative word but it’s rather depends on how you use it. The question is what are you desperate for? Desperation makes your expression bold enough in faith. Its helps your mentality and allow your focus … Continue reading CONTRAVENTION – Morning Hour Day 2

ILLUSION

By: Opeyemi Oluwashegun DUROTOYEIt is darkening, the only shade is wax,Eyes twinkling, iris snakingLooking more, narrowly reaching farthest.Let me close your lips with mine,And be join for our testimony to be oneOur saliva are notion for LubricationEvery nibble of teeth, and tongueAre play way for this inclination.The ache of snuggling,The cuddling, the smush and slurpingAre … Continue reading ILLUSION

CREED I

Creaming in a dream of realityReciting shallow mind mentalityExcusing not every detailException to crueltyDenouncing desired act of frivolityCraving to attestReading state of testEnduring day of unrestEn-pouching days of detestDevotion western towards eastConviction sad to seeRepentance far to seeExhortation of SadduceesExpression of PhariseesDelving out gentiles to JewishCape up unto a principleReducing the principalExtracting municipalEloquent bent unbeliefDo … Continue reading CREED I