The Cowards called Christians

The Cowards called Christians

“The Lord shall fight for you and you shall hold your peace” — Exodus 14:14. This is the verse used by Christians to masquerade inaction. We hide behind this verse to justify our silence, our cowardice, our ever-increasing marginalization and persecutions and above all, our fear. But for how long? The true essence of holding […]

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Quicksand

Quicksand

I think like quicksand the more I try to fight it the more I sink the harder I kick you down the more I think of me every time I reintroduce myself to your friends everyone else afloat and pretend to befriend me see it’s easy to mimic you, it’s easy to be friendly don’t […]

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Love is Hardwork

Love Is Hardwork

You know how your eyes brighten when love happens? As minions glow at the sight of ridiculously yellow banana, almost as if Vitamin A has been smuggled in your diet. There’s a certain radiance about your face irrespective of skin-care product. That glow is nature’s tan; your sense of humour starts to take steroids—you would […]

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Monsters

Monsters

His blurry vision slowly gave way to clarity. His peaceful temporary existence in a state of complete oblivion was quickly replaced by the brashness of his recent predicament; this was his nemesis. No doubt he deserved his fate, it was all his doing, yet he prayed silently for mercy. He felt the impact just as soon […]

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Wanted Dead or Alive

Wanted Dead or Alive

Who wants the president dead and who wants him alive? The current situation we find ourselves as a nation is a very uncertain one. How can we have a president who we don’t know his current state of health not to mention his whereabouts? This is Deja vu all over again. I know you know […]

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The Lunch Lady

The Lunch Lady

Does it not get tiring? This routine of the stare and look away The slow gaze that trails from my feet to my messy hair   Do you intend to get better at it?   Masking the want in your voice when we sing our duet When we pretend to pass the time with conversation […]

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