POeTrY…!!!!!!

Hello Talees (yes am working on a family name any suggestions please do share) – how art thou. I might have forgotten to mention that I will be sliding small poetic notes under your doors time and again. Here is one of those :). Without much ado ladies and Gentlemen…. Friends come and go- They…

River Flow

Flow oh river flow Little springs that hug my eyes Well out into gushing waterfalls Let the rumbling of the ripples deafen my hearing With the strength of your waters erode this blackness in my soul Leave nothing behind your course Flow oh river flow Unravel the beauty of the sand beneath Reveal the pearls…

Teach me to be you

Teach me to see from above Where trees are reduced to lilies That I may see myself as giant before them That I may know the feel of greatness Teach me to shut my heart to fear The fear of what has no power to harm Mould me in the image of bravery That I…

Murdered in Cold-blood

I saw him before he died The paleness in his eyelids spoke… I could see the fear at the back of his pupil Begging me to save his soul Its like he knew of a way A path I could journey him from the dead I saw dead suffocate life out of him Without mercy…

Mwana wa mulungu Ni Mwana wa mukama 

6pm Cherry lips, inch heels  Mwana wa mulungu hits the streets  Wondering if she will make a dollar  for meal for her home she seeks 7pm Beads of sweat  Heavy heart, strained toes  Her face drops  No bystanders seems ready to fellowship with the commodity in question  Her face stays concealed in her hair to…

Beautiful Exchange

I saw him But somehow I was confused As to whether to lay prostrate Or jump for a hug Somehow the idea of a man so honourable and yet so humble and loving Placed me in dilemma I was drawn by love But I knew of honor,he was due I lay at his feet And…

Confessions of a weary soul 

I  am not very eloquent  I have tried to mimic poetry of cape men  In black ties but failed miserably  I have patched pieces of broken stories of lonely women  With furnished lives of independent ladies living large  In African neighborhoods and come to nothing  I have tried to level the ground! I have tried…

Dear future self…….

Today I woke up screaming… No! Infact wailing I wanted to be you Because in my mind your perfect After all “glory to glory” it is I said to myself just 5years  5years and it will be finished I know you will judge me for being vain and “kiddish” But!!! But!!! You just dont understand…