We see the future too

Embittered, battered and betrayed To the empty world our minds relay The wordless anguish of the raped Forgotten, silenced and laid. *****   The memory of the nightmare Still fights to keep our hearts bare Even in the midst of the funfair All we hear is the sound of the tear. *****   The world…

I didn’t die

Alani, I loved you My desire for you was tempestuous Like a quest for water in the desert I thought I would not make it without you But I didn’t die. ********** Asake, your beauty consumed me Like a fire devours dry twigs and leaves Your eyes were like fire, exposing the depths of me…

Image

This is a word that has several meanings, one of which is the mental picture or the impression one has about someone or something. Impression is more about what something seem, and not necessarily what it is. When I wanted to start taking writing (which is an example of a public affair) much seriously, one…

The Custodian

“Please pass that wheat to me,” Ashpenaz said, as she tried to sniff out the wheat powder that must have blocked her nostrils. Rekabah did as she asked and then looked at her face closely. “Are those puffy eyes I’m seeing?” “Ash, have you been crying?” She said again, as she examined Ashpenaz’s face, swinging…

Untitled.

This morning, I had wanted to write in an exegetic manner, but I sensed God would just have me simply transcribe this portions of the Scriptures as they are:   “What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us? He that spared not his own Son,…