OVERDOSE

Life never gives you what you want, it expects you get it and leaving nothing to chance. These are the wise words that manage to escape into the zephyr whenever Sammy and I engage in a schmooze and serious conversation. He says life is a game for gamblers; my conduct must have made him perceive […]

MARCHING FEET

I never said I was better than you Stop the scene, I want no argy-bargy Have I said you are not well-intentioned? Nay. Do not identical twins have their differences? To this, what do you say? I have known kids to have dreams, that I attempted All conscious steps to climb dint know even challenges […]

FREEDOM; A JOURNEY OF A THOUSAND MILES

Old man once said we can only have a last unencumbered smile when we accept to preserve our tear for a mile. The faded color of flag the warship flagged, the number of casualties and spoils grabbed. It was a quest to end slave trade and suffering, Old man’s sticks against the White man’s warfare […]

BLACK LOVE DIARY 3

Sometimes, the rains do not fall several months into a new year. When they finally fall, they come with little mercy. As if they’d been unjustly denied of their right to whip into mother earth, they attack with great relish; flooding homes, wiping paved streets clean, filling up river banks. The weather that night was […]

BLACK LOVE DIARY 2

BLACK LOVE DIARY 2 Whenever the clouds gather, you know the rains are about to fall. You could tell when the thunder rumbles, – low and even in the distance. You become more certain when a cold whiff wheezes past the back of your neck, and lightning finally makes its debut. We could never had […]

BLACK LOVE DIARY

BLACK LOVE DIARY Time itself is also a fluid concept. Each millisecond floating  seamlessly along the sea of eternal consciousness, down into the drains of oblivion and history. God has said He is the alpha and omega; the beginning and the end. Time  became His by-product. Last year the rains were here. This year they […]