Looking into the future.... Hello lovelies. today's poem is on Climate. I actually submitted it for the 2021 Africa@2050 Climate Fiction Competition. unfortunately, my entry was not successful and as such, I would love to share the poem with all my readers. Happy reading. Photo by Lachlan Ross on Pexels.com Once in a blue moon, … Continue reading Poetic-Thursdays: Looking into the Future….
Photo by Olha Ruskykh on Pexels.com In my awake sleep, i hear the cautions of a noisy silence. Tell me you see it; that beautiful evil, slowly in haste. it lurks around, finding the lost in the barren city where the land is fertile with erosion. I seek happiness in the mortal dead and their … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: The Thoughts of my heart.
With my head held high; eyes in the sky, I gaze at the light of day, shining so bright. Then, I wonder; I truly wonder. Why can't I have that picture in my heart? The sky is so blue, I stare with eyes so luscious as the birds fly and tease. I wish I had … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: I wonder
Mirror, mirror on the wall, can you see my flaws? They weigh me down and stunt my efforts to move on. Can you see the scars caused by pain and brokenness on my face and my body? I seek to hide them yet the world can see through me. Can you not see how I … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: Prisoner Of Thoughts.
Image by Muzhinga Kankinda. Midnight hour; I am still wide awake.My eyes won't close because sleep won't grace my bed.Every day of my nights are filled with insomnia as I am lost in reverie of things I would like to redo; Turn back the hand of time, will you?I want to forget the rejection and … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: Odes of a brokenheart.
WELCOME TO POETICTHURSDAYS!! My life is fleeting just like a breeze on a windy day. It comes by and passes away as the clock ticks in hours, minutes and seconds. When I sit down to think. I realize I haven't done or said much here but, what to do when the time comes; no one … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: Thoughts of a mortal
Though I be angry, the deeds can never be reversed.Though I be disappointed, my trust will remain broken still.Though I be rude, I won't be the better person. Though I be hateful, I won't experience inner peace and satisfaction.Though I cry, my tears could never be enough.Though I love, what good is it for the … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: Showers of emotion.
What happiness it is when you find a home in a soul. The smile that comes when you know you can count on their call. The relief that settles in your heart when you hear their voice, whispering it's going to be okay. What joy it is to find a soul so kind; their words … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: psalm of gratitude.
Mirror, mirror me!Meet me by the meadow near the blue sea. Hold out your hand for I wish to see; the sign that you and I are meant to be. Love, my beloved I saw in your eyes and believed; It is the fiery insignia of a bounty seed; planted in my heart to grow … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: Expressions of a heart in love.
Keeping quiet, when the heart is full. You want to speak out; Yet, the right words find you not. Brace yourself for the pain of grudges, poison to the soul. Keeper of secrets, will you wait till the mind is soiled. What hurts us is beyond, what binds me and you is absurd, our humanity … Continue reading PoeticThursdays: What is the cost of silence?