Daily Growth

I recently made do with one of my bad habits And just then I realized that Daily growth can’t be achieved Without daily improvement. Daily improvement brings daily happiness Daily happiness brings daily achievement Daily achievement, daily greater height So funny how the little things of life Brings about a massive change in our lives…

About the Author(s)

Ekene Balmybreeze Okeke (The founder of Balmy Writers):-BLOGGER, WRITER, POET; A writer aimed at building the mind and developing individuals mentally, physically and health wise with essential tips of ideas coated with seasoned words needed for daily life. He is a Pharmacist by profession; but a writer and poet by addiction. Also if you need…

All Keeps Me Glowing

Observing the silence of nature Meeting the needs of sunset Loving the hatred of the afternoon sun Quenching the desire of everyday need All keeps me glowing   ©Ekene Balmybreeze Okeke (2018)

A Trip to Yola

In the 2nd quarter of the year (2018), I had to relocate to Northern Nigeria from the west, for the compulsory NYSC Scheme. Due to insecurity in the northeastern region, I decided to travel by air; so I booked my flight. On schedule, we departed the MM Airport Lagos and had a stopover at the…

The Dying Love

Always Appreciate the People Around You. ©Ekene Balmybreeze Okeke (2018)

Just Give Me Rest

People can’t just give me rest Once I start my own They would be caged in a nest   Every minute, they are on my matter Every second, they are on my nerves With their altitude and character   Seeking to drown me into depression But Alas! They are doomed I would drown them into…

The Marriage Ring

Although a ring has a beauty It comes with a duty A duty that must be fulfilled A responsibility that must be carried Little emphasis lies on the nature of the ring Either gold or diamond Either fake or real, made from flasks or drilled Heavy emphasis lies on the hearts that wear the ring…

The Dynamic Stage

In this dynamic world of ours The needs of many varies Some love poetry, some others articles Some love drama, some others short stories The audience is large The hall is set; everyone with a badge Talk to your audience with relevance Hence, you would be left in an avalanche of violence The people are…

The Importance of Being Earnest

The word being earnest in my own definition means ‘purposeful’, ‘passionate’ etc. Being earnest or passionate about whatsoever you do would lead you to heights you wouldn’t imagine. Being earnest entails staying focused and determined. Imagine this: A boy was told by his Aunt whom he had lived with for fifteen years that his parent…

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…