Day: April 5, 2018

Burials

April 5, 2018

The women eyes are red-rimmed And their bodies heave silently like a chill in the night. Some men are six feet deep, and still digging to make sure While the rest wait patiently for when it is time for the pine box. They said men don’t cry We don’t know who claimed so but It […]

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Love is a whole house

April 5, 2018

Love is a whole house, A safe place to stay in the world.   It comes in a perfect living condition But as you go on living in it and enjoying the roof over our head Parts of it falls off A rift here, a brick there Some splits Because nobody is perfect.   It […]

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An ode to She

April 5, 2018

She held him close to her finery, Her bosom. Her breath on his face was soft and slow But her heart was racing into his ear aptly placed. Her mind was  solely on his form, The most on her, the rest Stretched out in front. She inhaled his perfume, stroked his hair, smooth his clothes Spoke […]

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The opposite of everything

April 5, 2018

I am not killing myself for fun I am dying slowly to cope The lucky ones aren’t breathing at all At least not through corrupted lungs Weak body, demotivated spirit Aching gums and a broken heart And if you still have feelings you are the unlucky one.

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