RUMBLE FOR A DANCE by Maxwell Onyemaechi Opia-Enwemuche

Rumble for a Dance The beauty of the mind cannot be separated No matter how we are eventually celebrated Hearts will beat together from a distance And emotions may feel each other at a stance The journey of love has many routes Not taking us away from our original roots The heart does belong to… Continue reading RUMBLE FOR A DANCE by Maxwell Onyemaechi Opia-Enwemuche

FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS by Opeyemi Oso (& OTHER POEMS)

FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS by Opeyemi Oso Today I made a friend Each man for himself to fend Of course, when I bend on her farm She must also tend to my ham. I sure know beautiful things, Ashur’s no Beau’s fool thing. I’d bend a knee I’d bet she’ll kneel. Tomorrow we’ll show no pity… Continue reading FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS by Opeyemi Oso (& OTHER POEMS)

THE DAY I ‘KILLED’ MY EX-GIRLFRIEND (a true story)

When my phone rang and Sadiya’s name appeared on its screen, my heart skipped a beat? Had she changed her mind? I waited for the third ring before I picked up the phone and pressed the received button. No word escaped my mouth as I placed the phone near my ear, waiting for her to… Continue reading THE DAY I ‘KILLED’ MY EX-GIRLFRIEND (a true story)