Poems"If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry. If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry. These are the only ways I know it. Is there any other way?" - Emily Dickinson.
Rhythm, rhyme, sound, words, and meaning - poetry brings all of these together to invoke your imagination. An ancient form that has existed for longer than the written language, poetry - in its varied forms - has something for everyone. In this section, we bring you the myriad colors and shades of this beautiful literary form.
Go Thee Well
A dedication to the person who hurt my heart most.
The End of That Moon
March is really a tough month, especially getting to the end.
I Can't Blame You
Blame no one take responsibility and live your life.
Within the Third Eye...
A poem about a third conscious mind.
An Agony Ingrained
Life from the inside of a bottle.
Home is a Place to Belong
Home is our strength and shield, our hearts trust in home. Let your thoughts determine the situation, you should never despise where you come from, concentrate on the positive, disregard the negative. What you despise is what might...
I am of God and by his grace I'm made to believe.
Deep secrets, unknown truths, unsaid words. Unspoken responses, undying Promises. Go figure!
I Will Only Think Of You
Dedicated to Mummy, Gloria Bamiloye in celebration of Mothers' day. She's a woman of several consignments, yet, a champion in all respects.
The Fear I Own
This poem is how I felt after two years of staying without talking to my best friend and when we got back, he said he loves me and he thinks I'm so smart from up stares. I never thought we would talk due to some personal reason and...
The Razor's Edge
When the heart is broken, the mind faces a dilemma.
We Need Empathy
A short plea to stay together.
This poem was hundred percent written by me. If you have any questions regarding it or want to give me feedback please comment. I will be starting a brand new novel soon.
Twilight, A timeless love
You fill my void, you beauty my world. Without you, I would be without any form for without you, I am nothing but empty.
A Nod's as Good as a Wink
Secret societies? Ancient aliens? Government propaganda? Who are the true power brokers?
The Last Hug
Just Another Scary Movie
Slasher movies.... They're all the same, are they not?
A poem about the night of a loving groom with his beloved virgin wife and the anguish of their wedding bed.
At a point in my life, I was lost in deep thoughts and my friends thought that my only medication would be to drink, so I was forced to drink. I wrote this poem in that state of stupor.
A poem about my beloved whom I don't know how to explain my feelings too.
Like the Devil
Evil is concealed within us all.
Miss Lady Solitude
We all long for a friend.
My Life Takes Me
This poem is a release of anguish and hunger for good health. It does not happen, sadness appears often. My mind releases thoughts and I try to put them in this poem.
My Only Plea
I haven't been on here in so long, but I'm going to be posting a lot of poems. I've been writing over the last couple of years. Hope you like it! This poem is for anyone who feels sad or like their life isn't worth living, I hope...
A poem of hope in the face of tribulations.
Quoth The Raven
A poem influenced by and a tribute to, one Mr. Edgar Allen Poe.
I Shall Not Despair
I will not let go.
Kingdom's Shadow, Our Hero
A birthday poetry dedicated to Evang Kolade Segun-Okeowo.