Tag: poem

The Language Of Love

You said you loved me but you lied. This is not how someone treats the one they cherish… Words don’t mean nothing when actions contradict. Love is really very simple, even a child knows it. It’s in the way that you smile… And the look in your eyes. […]

Choose Me

Originally posted on The Oracle:
My child, why do you go to the desert in search of water? You will not be satisfied in your pursuit for happiness, For love and validation, except in Me. Why do you look to man, Whose thought every day is wickedness? Why…

Because We Were Igbo…

There I was… Minding my own business. Loving my friends and family, And being loved in return… Sure, things were not perfect. We had our quarrels and dramas, But we were happy. We had life, liberty and choices. We had dreams and hopes for the future… But like […]

What Is This Cross?

I wrote this poem in the night, for a friend of mine who is hurting so badly in her marriage.  I also know the burden and pain of carrying a Cross and I have counselled too many women going through terrible marriages, that sometimes, I feel like all […]

Because You Stayed

Because You stayed on that Cross, I am saved. Because You stayed, fighting til Your last, I know I can win… You didn’t have to do it, Lord. You said, “no one takes My life… “I lay it down willingly…” And You taught me to lay mine down […]