#49. Tribute Poem: At Maya’s Feet

Maya Angelou Rest In Peace Kego Onyido Poem At Maya's Feet

Maya Angelou (1928-2014), Author, Poet, Activist, Phenomenal Woman, Educationist, Wise Soul, Rest In Perfect Peace.

Of gifted, wise role models and of curious young minds uncovered

Of passions re-kindled, of paths revisited and of dreams re-discovered

Of phenomenal creatures who bless our paths and go off gently in peaceful sleep

Their purpose not that we mourn, rather that we awaken to life, celebrate and take the leap.

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#47. There’ll Be Days Like This

bad daySometimes, there are really no happy endings to see

Sometimes, it is what it is and not what it should be

Sometimes, what it is isn’t always fair, pretty and tidy

Sometimes, the world is a big bully and you’re an ant, so tiny

Sometimes, you will not feel strong and invincible

Sometimes, you’ll feel undone, small and invisible

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#46. #BringBackOurGirls! Little Girl Lost: Zelifat’s Story.

Day 30. Last Day of NaPoWriMo- Celebrate Poetry, All Month Long!

MotherFloetry: Little Girl Lost: Zelifat’s Story

According to mama, I am destined to be called by not just a single name

I am Ada, Chidubem, OluwaKemi, Inibong, Chinonso, Aminat

On other days, I am Ene, Najite, Anulika, Depriye, Goundu, Zelifat

Today, I am just a lost little girl from Chibok, ordinary, no claim to fame

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