For Love, Poetry

For Abba

My eyes strain to see the end from the beginning Something only Yours were meant to do You watch as I go round in circles Turning to everything and everyone except You Trying to carry burdens my shoulders are too frail to bear Fear stares me in the face, Daring me to step out in… Continue reading For Abba

For Love, Poetry

The Wait

It’s been a long time, Lover Since my pen met paper to sing Your praises Apologies… But I’ve been too busy waiting, For You. I’ve been waiting for ages To see Your word become flesh You said the doors were open to me Yet it seems I’m stuck just at the entrance, Unable to step… Continue reading The Wait

For Love, Poetry, Uncategoried

The Long Road Home

It’s dark here. The curtains are masks Protecting me from the mess in this place The bed smells of sex and cheap wine The floor is strewn with dirty clothes Last night’s meal found solace on the bathroom floor A bible, long forgotten lay in the corner Ghosts of memories past filter through Cracks in… Continue reading The Long Road Home

For Love, Poetry


As the tides rise And my fears with it My eyes search for the shore Looking wildly for arms made with clay As the waves billow You test the limits of my trust And ask me to come to You With steps barely a whisper, I crawl The ground quakes Disintegrating into a million pieces… Continue reading Machseh(Refuge)

Others, Poetry, Prophecy

The Rising

I see oil Trickling down Like droplets of rain In a storm a-rising I see Him- Potter Molding the clay to His will Drawing the hearts of fathers to himself Finding the lost and healing the broken I see fire Spreading relentlessly Through the hearts of men Like dry leaves in harmattan I see the… Continue reading The Rising

For Country, Poetry


Yesterday, the sun forgot to shine on Paris The clouds held rain from Ethiopia Japan was shaken to its roots Nigeria remains in denial And Lebanon cannot sleep It seems the nights are no longer lit by the stars Even the moon seems to have fallen asleep The days are filled with screams of disbelief… Continue reading BLACK FRIDAY