Category Archive: Poems

Dare To Be Different

Fishes They go with the flow Flow with the tide Move in groups And end up in same place Humans are like fishes They go with the flow Flow with the tide of… Continue reading

Dreams

Dreaming is easy Chasing other peoples dream is easier But when it comes to chasing ones dream The tides get higher and more demanding You can spend your whole life Chasing other peoples… Continue reading

The Inevitable End (2011)

The inevitable end A price every living thing must pay It is one of the most frequently used words of the english language It answers where it is not called Visit places where… Continue reading

HaPpY Ending!!! (2010)

Days are here Nights are over Sleepless nights with quiet times Never knew there will be light at the end of the tunnel The tunnel seems unending Legs tired, eyes blinking Hands shriving, mind wandering… Continue reading

Give Love

Give a little love to someone Though you might not know that ‘he’ needs it Who knows what that little smile you give The fruit it will bear For little drops of water… Continue reading

Out of Character

Out of character is not out of life Out of character is out of place Your character is what you are known for Not what you perceive yourself to be You might be… Continue reading

When Your Grass Withers….

When your grass withers When your flower falls What will you be remembered for? What will people say about you? Where will you spend eternity?

What Will You Be Remembered For?

Death The unwanted visitor A price every man must pay A debt we owe by living From the day we were born Till the day we die The thought of death lingers in… Continue reading

FREESTYLE WRITING CHALLENGE

“Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend –… Continue reading

The Inevitable End

The street is military, you gotta be a soldier!!! This post/ poem is dedicated to all the cowards out there. Those who are faced with important decisions of life, those at the cross… Continue reading

May 4: Kenny’s Day

Kenny The skinny lady With a large heart And a contagious beautiful smile A stranger I was to you James Blunt’s Beautiful used to be our song It was the soundtrack We both… Continue reading

Made of Love

“Mothers are women who inhabit or perform the role of bearing some relation to their children, who may or may not be their biological offspring.” Mother A child’s best friend A daughters role model… Continue reading

There Is No Indispensable Man

Here is one of the poems I learnt as a song at a very tender age. This is one poem that opened my eye to relationships and how to manage them. I am… Continue reading

Goals

Goals The supporters delight The scorers joy The keepers nightmare The coaches job security We all have a goal A goal we must score We train and work tirelessly for it So we… Continue reading

God Give Us Men (Josiah Gilbert Holland)

Its been 365 days that the Chibok town lost over 200 school girls to the group called boko haram who kidnapped these girls from their school. It is sad to note that a… Continue reading

The People’s General

Slim and tall Fresh and calm White and blue You already know who he is He was once the head of state A military dictator Who introduced discipline And fought corruption Yes! He… Continue reading

February 25: Taiwo’s Day

Just like seasons Friends come, friends go But some remain a part of you Even when you don’t see nor hear from them I am blessed to have such a friend In distance… Continue reading

Live Your Life

“So live your life that The fear of death can never enter your heart. Trouble no one about their religion; Respect others in their view, and Demand that they respect yours. Love your life,… Continue reading

Chasing The Wind

Growing up He was a fisher man’s son With no shoes on his feet Trekked to school barefooted And queued for hours to get free milk He graduated with Doctorate A PHD holder… Continue reading

With Jesus Joy….

With Jesus Joy, I welcome you all into the new year. 2014 has gone, forget it 2015 is here, let us give thanks to God For his showers of blessings For what he… Continue reading