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Crestfallen

It Hurts
Before I knew it, I was in love. Like an innocent dove, I fell for it. A blunder. Ouch, it hurts. Light skin as they call them, Queen cake eyes. I got no [...]
No to Abortion
Let’s be straight with each other for just a moment What are you really afraid of? What is your motivation to deny another life? Is it that you still young [...]
Bitter Sweet
The bite from a single apple, It was so sweet that my tongue did not notice The taste of a hard fall and excruciating pain from the top of that tree, Then [...]
Three Wise Monkeys
Must our eyes even when we blind see I closed my eyes but Zipporah D ‘Ead was aborting the Evil Zipporah says Kevin Daddy closed her eyes not to see And [...]
And to the God of my Mother
I remember when I was a child I prayed to my god to make teacher sick He replied and made teacher a doctor To cure my stupidity with knowledge and stick [...]
It Never Changed
The sun did not grow any cold It’s just that I realized which cloud to go under The fire and its unquenched flames blazed indiscriminately Yet all I felt [...]
A Long Time Ago
As he slouched over the counter His demeanor betrayed him For he just looked as I did When he snatched her from me A long time ago. A long time ago it [...]
My beaming ray of sunshine
Where do you hire teachers who never went to Teacher Training Colleges (TTC) And expect them to do a good job? I know… From her village She taught me [...]
Tell Me How to Let Go
When I recall the happenings of that October night I cannot help but shed a tear Remembering how you tossed my world around It pained me, like taking [...]
Hold my Hand
Lord, I come before your throne Ashamed of the sins I have committed I often doubt if I truly am your son I wonder how father and son could be of such [...]
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