Poems, short stories, quotes and inspirational talks all in simple terms you can relate

No to Brutality

No! We say No we’ve bled enough streams of blood gushed on our ground the crushed cries our mothers weep our fathers groan which should be forgotten? the pain of incubation, or the process of nurturing or the promise of hope cut short – wasted at prime by the absurd trigger freaks or the tortures Continue Reading

You are you

Stilettos or trainers Lipstick or lipgloss Polish or hardener Pants or skirts Sleeves or capes Perfume or cologne Weaves or cuts Ivy or rose You are unique You are special You are exquisite. ©️Stella C. Obokoh 2020

Girl Fear

sleep,wake, sleep – every day, I slumber and wake, walk the streets, live in fear of what could happen culled when it’s a chance not given an opportunity to try my fear of night terrors cleaning me out for dessert my fear of being stifled off my tender budding life fear of seeing my oppressor Continue Reading

My voice, our equal future

For too long they wanted to be heard times, they wished they could be heard but for the cycle never-ending matriarchal cycle passed on from one to another and another to another normalised it as rule sounding voices of melodious songs voiced in silence heard only in sheaths far from the beams they wished for Continue Reading

Happy Teacher’s Day

Your dreams came true Because your teachers believed in you Selflessly committed themselves And painstakingly walked you through it And celebrated you all the way That became their joy It became their achievement You became their dream come true Teachers are great Teachers are heroes Happy Teacher’s Day All Rights Reserved © Stella C. Obokoh Continue Reading

Happy Biirthday Joyful

Nwannem bold, brain and beautiful, calm and caring May your new age bring you much love and laughter much joy and jubilation much peace and pleasure May your smile not dim Enjoy health and wealth and your wishes come true Happy Birthday Joyful ©️ Stella C. Obokoh 2020