Pushed to the wall

I happened upon this competition while trolling through the TNC website. The link is http://www.thenakedconvos.com/two/. NOW          Aigbe smiled callously as he watched Esosa tumble backwards onto the floor. He thought to himself that she quite looked like a fish out of water – flailing about, reaching for support that would not be forthcoming. His smile very…

The Reason

My experiment with freestyle, social commentary poetry. Wrote this about 4/5 years ago, i think. Anyways, just read. *confiding tone*- it has a “message”.   The little kid in the park Ignored because he’s black The dirty girl on their porch Thrown away, she’s Indian anyway They’re dangerous, aren’t they?   It’s all connected but…

Kabul (A Thousand Splendid Suns)

  Earlier this year, I read the iconic book- A Thousand Splendid Suns. It was a great read and I’ll be looking out for more books from the author- Khaled Hosseini(not DJ Khaled folks). Even more than i loved the book though, I loved the poem that inspired its title. The poem was written by Saib-e-Tabrizi…

THE OEDIPUS/ ELECTRA COMPLEX

“My father hates me. The only person who loves me in that house is my mother. My sisters just support my father in whatever he says or does”. Scenario highlighting the dilemma.           Sigmund Freud who was Austrian, considered somewhat cray cray and who is also the father of (modern) psychoanalysis, theorized that boys will…

Hello Blogosphere!

For the 3rd day in a row, the sun has risen to meet me lying in my bed, staring at the very clear screen of my laptop as I try to decide what theme to use for my blog, what color palette and WHY on earth I actually came to have a blog. You see,…