​YORUBA POETRY 

Isé ni òògùn ìsé……..work is the antidote for poverty  Múra sí isé re òréè mi….Work hard, my friend  Isé ni a fi í di eni giga…..work is used to elevate one in respect and importance  (Aspiring to higher height is fully dependent on hard work)  Bí a kò bá réni fèyìn tì, Bí òle là…

Irritable

Angry, hungry  sad, and annoyed  Uncooperative  That’s what some are Oh why?  Oh why?  Why them?  Did it have to be me?  Then you came And a smile beamed Thanks for been the joy  On an angry day I love you My dear brother. 

Standing 

Blank shoes  white coat I do not wear socks  But they do Standing long Swollen feet Tighter shoes And more pain All will soon be memories Like well said Practice makes perfect  And then you stand for hours on end like you never stood. 

Stress

Standing long Walking far Heavy load Talkatives and the quiet ones Irritable ones and the easy ones The slow ones and the fast ones The take advantage ones and the rightful owners The latecomers and the earlybirds The day fliers and the night owls The greedy ones and the content ones The easy ones and…

Emotions 

Sadness; anger, pain All is felt.  Love lost, friendship for granted  That is a part of the story But morning will come  And all will be faded, not gone But a memory Old love might be found Old friendships mended But all will never be the same  New love might be come And new friends…

Emergency! 

Emergency!  Standing and watching  Looking and observing  Blood everywhere You might be assisting Or performing You seem to like to much work When you are an active participant And your colleagues say let’s go Are you not tired?  Of course I am tired.  I choose to look, observe and assist Not because of my attendance…

Weekly challenge 

Good morning everyone,how has the week been. Mine has been stressful and annoying, I pray I get over it.  So my post on weekly challenge will be very brief, I am practically dosing as I write this.  My challenge this week is to;  Be more patient Be more cautious and hold my tounge silence cannot…

Lace

Hello peeps, how has our day been? I am feeling full and light hearted. I do not know wether to call my breakfast a late one or brunch *…. hmm… whatever * My post for today is about lace. I know you think, lace??. Is she going to talk about dresses-wedding gowns, prom gowns, the…

Personal Challenge 

Hey guys, I just resumed school after a very brief break and I have made it a duty to myself to have new challenges every week. I believe this is to help me improve myself not just to be a doctor but to be extra.  My challenges this week are; To read my notes as…

Afire love

Hello everyone, so I am writing about my choice of music for the week. I apologise for this coming late. Please pardon me for that.  My choice this week is afire love by  Ed Sheeran.  The first time I stumbled on this song, what caught me was the wordings, where he said “my father told…

WORLD FOOD DAY!!!

Hello, it is world food day and I am over excited. Funny enough, today my mum tried out two great recipes *do not worry they are not in the books. It is a new special formed by the two of us*winks** The receipes turned out fantastic, and now I am lying here with an over…