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1234 - Loving you is not easy

1234Loving you is not easyElse, I would have stopped the count at 3I miss not missing you. ABCDLoving you isn't sweetElse I would have stopped at the letter CBut you are no vitamin, more like a deficiency.Loving you is not idealIt's not…
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Monsters And Balloons

My monsters gave me a grinWhen I was little they gave dreamsBut I've long grownAnd life has reshaped them into frightening gnomes.My monsters gave me a grinBut as an Adult, they give me chillsFor my innocence life has whippedAnd I'm tempted…
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10,000 smiles

We have an abundance hereWith every tick-tock We having thick talkAbout happiness. There's a whole lot of self-love quotes flying aroundHappiness promoting woke statements tooSo I tell you, friend, We have an abundance of it here. Don't…
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I was born a sinner

I was born a sinnerBut I promise I will be better. I didn't choose the natureBut my choices ain't yoursI grew up in streets that are hotFor the men are cold. I lay blamesLike for me, no good foundation was laid. I believe in a higher…
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I don't trust humans.

I don't trust humansWhy should I? Same folks that make the peace sign with the index and middle fingerUse the same fingers to imitate a gun. And when writing me a peace letterSupports the biro tightly with the middle finger. Why should…
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The Elections (Spoken Word Poetry)

I am ET Godspower, a native of Bayelsa State, Nigeria. I do spoken word poetry professionally and this is my excerpt for the Nigerian elections. Download The Elections (mp3) https://youtu.be/VzejgRTRw4w Godspower is not a newbie to…
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Find Love (3)

When the people who sing melodies of love into your ears become the people who make dirges from memories of you, be still. When the people who lock hands with yours and throw the keys in the bottom of their hearts become the very ones…
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ELECTION VIOLENCE

He sits at home dictating what you should do. His children abroad, away from the fire. Yet you pick up your gun and fight one another. In the end, you face the consequences And he's safe at home, fulfilled in his desire. His children…
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Find JOY (2)

When it seems like your life is interwoven with misery and the hope of good living a mystery, be still. Miseries are mere China plates. When your heart becomes a lump of burning coal, Or worse a fiery furnace, don't fret! Don't you…
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Find you (1)

When the picture of you becomes a blur to you, do not fret. Your photographer is standing across from you waiting for you to focus on his lens and stand still. Be still. Let your nostrils consume the portion of air that was meant for…