Catenaccio ‘Bolted door’

Butterflies pounding on the walls of my stomach My heart beat rises , but my voice grows lighter The light coming into my soul seems darkened by the sadness of my heart My eyes are drenched with liquid sorrow as my pulse drops Left in the lurch : deserted but not abandoned for gloom still […]


When the signal seems so far away and the answers we seek are not received When the road followed brings men closer to the past rather than the future We are lost to reason and start to communicate with doubt We are appraised by our unbelief and ushered into a house of illusions The days […]

Try A Little Tenderness?”

Over the Years I have looked up to men from my lowly position of boy but from that stead another looked with me and his name Nnamdi Ehirim Opeyemi . He is a friend , brother and most importantly a compatriot. I have searched for words to express my distaste and disdain for the events […]


The Pride of any man should be in his Legacy, I have lived life with goal and that goal is to see that those that come after me improve on my work and eventually out do me.
My cousin Gerald Ibe is one of such men that have studied my life and improved on my lifestyle and choices.
He just turned 19 and unlike many 19 year olds he has decided to celebrate his life with a verse .
I am proud to bring to you all “19” by Gerald Ibe

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