heartstrings

my mind is a hollow mess of a thousand echoes bouncing off the walls of my heart they whisper to me in loud voices preying on labile feelings and desires my gaze rests upon glitters and sparkles with eyes like lust, I stare coveting the things I cannot have and the days long gone this…

Life!

Hi guys! this is a short story written by my lovely sister and upcoming writer, Gbenga Oti. Enjoy! She would appreciate your kind thoughts too, there just might be a sequel. …… I had waited so long for the day when I would walk down the aisle, with my arms locked into my fathers’ and…

Dear Father,

Today I am grateful for the life that you have given me. There are times when I feel so far away from you, My faith wavers and I forget who I am in you. So I slip and fall from your tight embrace. Every so often, my life is in disarray. Today, I am sold…

Broken…the finale.

Writing this story has been a great learning experience for me and I wish that it didn’t have to end so soon. Enjoy! Free as a bird, To do as I please, To soar like the eagle, To overcome obstacles, To be rid of the chains that hold me captive, I long for freedom. I…

Dear Child,

I love you. I just wish you believed me. Day after day, my heart breaks as you deny me. Thoughts of me make you cringe as you question my existence, I call to you, but you do not answer, Your ears are shut to the sound of my voice, Your heart cold as ice, unyielding…