My Greatest Fear I

A pal of mine Asked me yesterday ‘What’s your greatest fear’ I was taken aback B’cos he was the second person In the whole Earth to ask me that question I recalled, the first people received a false answer But told the second person yesterday The Truth! My greatest fear Is something i can’t control…

My Fear, My Fate

  My fear is taking the best of me, Falling into the very same pit A love-hate pit that stroked me Some years ago; is again a candidate. Loneliness’ grips are so strong Can’t think straight. My heart says it’s so wrong But that, I leave for fate.   © Ekene Balmybreeze Okeke (2018)  …

After the Party

Walking down the street of tees, in a small growing town where my university was located, I heard a quacking sound by the bush side; i turned left and right, i saw nothing. I fastened my steps but as i walked faster, it all seemed as if I had made no effort at all because…