The Prodigal Child

By Foyin Sogbetun


The call

My skin crawled with emotion, As my blood ran with ferocity. My bone stretched with eagerness As my flesh strengthened its grip. My heart raced with joy, As my mind skipped with singing. My body moved with happiness, As my spirit grasped Peace. Why do you wait Oh my soul? Why do you wait? Run … Continue reading The call

Identity – Genesis

They’ve said you are nothing, they doubted at sight, mind crunching words, your mind takes flight. Choices I dare NOT make, With a doctor’s incision, The time cuts through. Each day I rise, The silence creeps up on me, I surge forward, but let it be, Words engage in battle, The struggle to eliminate this … Continue reading Identity – Genesis