Category: Positivity

Magic

You probably have no inkling of the abundant awesomeness in you. If only you knew... the grounds you would have broken. *sigh*Anyhoo, it's never too late. So, now that you know, tap into it as you enjoy a relaxing weekend (hopefully). Have fun breaking grounds, safe in the knowledge that you are magic and can … Continue reading Magic

Childlike – Senryu

There is no mind that is more free than that of a child's.Their mind is; 'Free of guile that weighsFree to roam the world at willFree of hate and chains' So my prayer for you as we come to the end of the week is that, no matter how old you get, may your mind … Continue reading Childlike – Senryu

Life’s recipe

No matter what you are going through, if you are reading this, it means you are very lucky and continue to eat off the plate called life. There are many recipes people swear by. Today, I share another with you, hoping you'll give it a go as I try to do so too: Love like … Continue reading Life’s recipe

Shrug off negativities

Today we applaud all the greats. We praise Chimamanda Adichie. We revere the late Stephen Hawkings. We admire Elon Musk. We can't get enough of JK Rowlings' works. We want to be Oprah Winfrey. We love Beyonce and Jay Z. We look up to the late Chinua Achebe... and many more. What most people tend … Continue reading Shrug off negativities

Happy new year!

Rolling ball of Time. On or under? Roll your dice. Who'll laugh? You or Fate? Do your best and laugh at Fate. Do your best and laugh with Fate.   Wow! We made it to the beginning of another decade! We have another chance to get it right and another opportunity to enjoy what we've … Continue reading Happy new year!

Be limitless

Fly! Be limitless. Surf sunrise, sail to the moon. Seed to tree, grow! ❤Aweni

Bloom

Like flowers bloom, so shall you when you face the sun. Grow and bloom. ❤Aweni

My prayer for you – Senryu

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🤗.        

Inhabit (Haibun)

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)

Moth path

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