Ideal Inspiration Blogger Award

When one of the best calls you great, you can not help but count it an honor and a blessing. https://glendalubuto.wordpress.com nominated me for the Ideal Inspiration Blogger Award– an award created by Rising Star. As part of the nomination requirements, I will answer the 5 questions asked of me, so here goes: What inspired…

Seasons changed

Seasons changed I look at the brown stalks of mahangu that were once green, and now they’re ready for reap. Sadly , I realized that the seasons have changed and I couldn’t heIp but weep. My life was once that green but looking at the brown mahangu stalks, my life is as dull. A girl…

Let me in

I crave to write love poems on your soft skin, But You put up walls so high I can’t break in. I know you are a hard diamond but brittle I’d try to crack you open , even just a little. I know it’s hard to lose your mind in the noise But I’d show…

I’m not like her

I’m not like her I know I am not like her, My head barely has hair, But she has beautiful long curls, They bounce around when she twirls. I know my style is not like hers Because I dress like no one cares. She rocks anything, even if it’s baggy. Her tummy is flat, while…

Comparison

Growing up, I was compared to other people ALOT. I was really thin and my parents compared me to my childhood best friend. They bought me vitamins to increase my appetite, they would force me to eat and tell me to be more like my friend. I was born premature so it didn’t make sense…

Poem

The sun is about to set, Your head is resting on my chest. I’m playing jazz as per your request I’ve never been more glad we met. Tonight I’ll sleep without taking pills. Because now I know how freedom feels. You helped me fight the demons in my mind You helped me embrace that I’m…

Quarantine anxiety

On the 30th of April the president announced that: I’m so scared what happened to Ghana will happen to us as well. I feel more anxious than ever. I have important school stuff I need to do in the city and I’ve never been so afraid to step out of the safety of my home….

Vincent Ehindero Bloggers Awards

I would like to thank estherikott for nominating me for this amazing award. I’m truly humbled to make it on her list given that she is a talented writer. She writes the most relatable poems full of depth and creativity, she writes book reviews and I’m currently reading one of the books hse reviews titled…

Strength

Strength her tiny world was falling apart so fast She replays painful memories from her Past every decision she makes feels so wrong But through the chaos she remains strong The walls of her world were closing in She abondnend God and turned to sin Everyone she trusted the most is gone But through the…

Being a first born

If you are a firstborn then you know, being a first born is an unpaid job of its own. You have tons of responsibilities in the family. You learn to lead your siblings and be a good role model for them. The pressure that comes with being a first born is hectic. I’d like to…