*Here, I took a journey into the meaning of Impossible:
IMP as a noun is a demon that has wings
IMP as a verb means to give wings to someone or make a demon out
The Idea I had was that, striving in the face of challenges requires
some devilry atimes [hence an IMP] and then you can try to FLY over
When you do that, all becomes possible.
But even in the face of the possibility of success through
determination, some people withdraw, those are WIMPS]
When challenges come, we begin to see failure…we sometime think
we will FAIL, it even LURES you in to surrender and accept the
If you allow it to drag you in, you will WAIL!
*Now Achievable..a contrast to the preceding stanza on Failure and
If you have something you seek and you really believe to ACHIEVE
it is something you are ABLE to do in the face of challenges, then
you will RECEIVE success in the end.
*So at the end of it all, I concluded that what you STRIVE for will
Its a given.
Written by: Kukogho Iruesiri Samson
Author: Kukogho Iruesiri Samson
KIS, author of two poetry collections, ‘WHAT CAN WORDS DO?’ and ‘I SAID THESE WORDS’, is an award-winning Nigerian writer, photographer, and media professional with experience in journalism, PR, publishing and media management. In 2016, he was listed in Nigerian Writers Awards’ list of 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL NIGERIAN WRITERS UNDER 40. The same year 2016, he won the Nigerian Writer’s Award for ‘Best Poet In Nigeria 2015.’ he had also won the Orange Crush 1st Prize for Poetry in 2012.
He is the CEO of Words Rhymes & Rhythm LTD.