Like flowers bloom, so shall you when you face the sun. Grow and bloom. ❤Aweni
Murky mind and blind 'Twas a curse under the sun I'll tell ye the truth 'Twill be undone if you search Seek strong yet frail Papyrus ❤Aweni
When the sun shines down your spine, do not whine but smile. Sun kissed Such bliss. ❤Aweni Find the time to soak up some free vitamin D from the sun today. If you are in a place with fierce winter months like me where the sun rays are almost non existent during this time of … Continue reading Sun kissed
'Tis the season to be jolly! Spread some love, Spread some cheer, Spread some joy, And be sincere! ❤Aweni Ps. Wishing you a beautiful weekend my lovelies!
May you face the sun, Love, laugh and live to the full Smile against all odds ❤Aweni This was written and illustrated in response to Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday poetry challenge. This week it's poet's choice of words. I chose Love and Live🤗.
They tore into her. Her cousins, uncle and aunt. They hurled abuse at her, Day and night. They overworked her. All of them. Made her wake up 4 am, To clean, scrub and mop, To cook, dust and shop, Until midnight. She worked and worked Then slept in a box. A wooden box. Rough in … Continue reading Push through
Enjoy this short poem Of beauty beyond compare. Beauty without heart. ........ Her perfect slim form, A temptation to man and woman, Rise from the shimmering waters. Her graceful form breaks through the rivulets with every stride. Her movements in the sea was amble and confident like she was Poisedon’s very own mistress. So graceful, … Continue reading Inhabit (Haibun)
The moth seeks moon light But is tricked by lesser lights Quick death beckoning Ife sat outside all evening wrapped in her flowery satin house coat after she had put Emeka to sleep. She watched moths fly towards the fluorescent garden light, kissing the glow of the lamp again and again until they fell onto … Continue reading Moth path
Foxtrot or quickstep? Dreams and heart makes her choices. In tandem with life. Funmi stared at the letter in her hands. She couldn't believe it. She got the job! She could feel the joy rise inside her, brimming to the fore and threatening to push open the coffers she normally had her emotions in. The … Continue reading Seek happiness