Every poet on earth lives on another kind of planet A planet not yet discovered, an interesting one You look at her and she talks with herself in the other world She asks herself “What is he really staring at?” Every single expression you make Every word that comes out of your mouth Can be used against you because She is made up of expressions and words When you stare directly in her eyes Just know that you lost her to the other world A world made up of words She says to herself in herself “Eyes like a sunrise, like a rainfall Down my soul and I wonder why he looks at me like that What is he thinking? What’s behind that look? Just don’t tell me but it feels like love.
The moment seems SHAKY The moment seems MESSY The moment seems ugly The moment is full of chaos The moment is full of distraction The moment is full of disaster The moment is overtaken by corona virus but There’s something I need you to know
It is funny how we make rational excuses for being out of alignment Elizabeth Gilbert said “Your emotions are the slaves to your thoughts and you are the slave to your thoughts” Whether you like it or not, things will happen Things happen everyday of our lives and will forever happen Things you can’t stop Things you do not have control of The decision lies with you Will you allow your emotions be in control or focus? Must you react to everything?
Many times, the thought of fear ITSELF Is greater than ONESELF Someone once said “Fear is an aid to the warrior” “It is a small fire burning” “It heats the muscles, making us stronger” “Panic comes when the fire is out of control, consuming all courage and pride” We are made to fear death but
They, say, “A roaring lion kills no game” because we already know what it possesses, its abilities and powers. It can be predicted. Can a homeless African girl be predicted? Can her future be foreseen by people? Hunger became my very good friend, poverty become my closest pal, sadness, brokenness and suicide become a visitor who visited once a while, though I wouldn’t have let them in if I had my own way. I fought with them and sometimes overcame brokenness and sadness but I am very proud of myself because I never gave suicide a chance. In all these, wisdom embraced me like never before. Life was normal with me until I experienced my first blood flow. I had no access to sanitary towel, neither did I have access to toilet roll. Even at a point when I had access to them, I had no purchasing power.
The fact that it has a name Means it existed Fear can not and will Never solve CORONA VIRUS Just do what is expected of you Be at peace with yourself because The fear of it alone can kill you Even before the virus contacts you Fear of being infected with the virus has what … Continue reading FIGHT THE FEAR OF CORONA VIRUS TILL WE OVERCOME IT by ekuba ezia
“No matter how beautiful and well crafted a coffin might look, it will not make anyone wish for death” … Indeed, it won’t but I did. They say “When the shepherd comes home in peace, the milk is sweet” but I had no shepherd not to talk of he coming home in peace. I am a girl, a homeless African girl who has nothing. I grew up not knowing who my parents were.
It’s ok to break It’s ok to be broken It’s ok to be broken into pieces Sometimes, pieces are needed for remolding Sometimes, pieces are needed for recreation Sometimes, pieces are needed to transform you into a better you
Everyone out there once made a mistake Everyone out there once took a wrong decision Everyone out there was once addicted to something Addicted to sex, drinking alcohol, smoking, lying, gossiping, masturbation etc. Some were public and others were behind doors
I opened my eyes and I found myself in a very big space Welcomed by very nice people and For the first time, I laughed No one taught me to laugh but I did