Judge me,Declare my Insanity,And send me to hell!Cos, without a fee,You took my virginity,And kept me in this cell. The smelling scent of cigarettes,Redolence savor of alcohol,And the odorous sniff of marijuana;I live each day with regrets.My head became like an empty hall,Each time I recall advice from Mama. I gave him love,Attention,And care.His was … Continue reading LOVE-PRESSION |1|

SWEET DISTRACTION | By: Membis Okorie C.

Having you with meFeels like conquering the whole worldAnd looking at your picturesShows me beauty I never knew existed That first glance of youBrought me back to lifeThen your words healed my woundsMelted my soul and took away my senses Like morning rays on sprouting rosesYou beautify every momentAnd like evening stars on the roof … Continue reading SWEET DISTRACTION | By: Membis Okorie C.

For a Rebirth of Love

Nnekasi,I bring you before the streamFor a rebirth A fish is no stranger in the oceanAnd what one loves, he washes Nnekasi,I have come to baptize youAnd name you after us Lock your hands in mine.When everything else falls,We shall remain. Photo by Naveen Annam on