Eyelids.

“Look at me, love” her lips quivered hoping he’d see the light in her eyes dimmer, but he already lost sight. time betrayed them as connection faded and hearts grew numb with eyelids that shaded their souls. Eye contact is so powerful. ©aishaadams2018 Pinterest Photo

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Heaven.

When I was young, I would watch the sky for hours as I chewed away on sugar canes in my Nigerian compound. I could hear the shuffling feet and grunting of boys playing soccer a few feet away from me. Moments would pass and one team would cheer and run towards their scoring team mate.…

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The Break Up.

Our last moments were…. final. I guess that’s the best way to put it. Realistically I never expected us to end the way we did. But I’ve learned that some things aren’t worth the trouble. When hurtful words are thrown at you and you find yourself questioning your worth, definitely reconsider whether being with someone…

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Pitiful.

Love hurts, excruciating. But time mends, healing. I loved you, unconditionally. You hurt me, deeply. Now I stand, powerful. And your absent apologies, just pitiful. I broke up with my ex on Friday. He said he didn’t care about me anymore so I ended things. He seemed shocked when I did. I guess he underestimated how…

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Do Your Own Thing.

So you just got out of a relationship. You’re breaking out. Your business partner decided to walk away. Your parents don’t support your career goals. It seems like you constantly find yourself alone. Maybe you don’t like being alone, or maybe you prefer it. But the point is, you are now in a position without…

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Change.

I am going through this era of change, and it is frightening. I do not know what the future holds, but I sense only good things. Part of me is afraid about what my family will think, and the other part is saying “screw it”. I know things will end in complete bliss. The journey…

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Combined.

Surges of light Radiate from her skin. For his eyes, saw past the hidden pain. Too soon realize She was a part of him. Two people,   in one skin.   Thank you for stopping by! I haven’t been posting a lot of poems on my blog recently as most of them have been going…

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Gratitude.

What is the first thing you do when you wake up? Do you scroll through your phone? Hit the snooze button? Dash to the washroom? Or maybe you just glare at the ceiling for a couple of minutes. I do the same. But there is a crucial thing that many forget to do. From the…

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Self Reflection.

Heart Dipped in gold Lips Covered in velvet Eyes Resembling stars Nose Perfectly sculpted Legs Forever wandering Mind Strong and stubborn Ears Listening yet distracted Soul Warm and tender Body One that is mine Me beautiful and fine. It is important to know your worth. Define who you are, and don’t let anyone else have…

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