Voices and Echoes – Taiwo Elijah Ogunleye

Taiwo Elijah Ogunleye is a Nigerian lawyer and poet. On the 26th day of October, 2019, he challenged himself to write ten poems in a rush. In his words, poems should come as a spontaneous overflow of one’s thoughts. The result of the ten poems have been compiled in the book “Voices and Echoes”. Below…

Two Mad Men

Two Mad Men Events in life made me to realize that there are two set of men other men (men in this contest means human beings) contend with. Everywhere you go you deal with a person who demonstrate what some have regarded as five minutes madness. However, despite this madness I know for sure the…

Failing Forward

When we fail, we always have the feeling that we are not capable of doing it again. Sometimes, it is not even after we failed for the first time, it is when we failed like the second or third time, we feel we can’t achieve it again. We lose hope. We lose confidence in self….

The WORST IS YET TO HAPPEN

The Worst is yet to happen! There are several things you may need to consider as this week ends. One of it is the fact that the worst has never happened. Knowing that the thing that happened to you or to your society is not the worst, may be one of the reasons for you…

Starting Small

Everyone wants to be the popular person. Every business want to he the biggest and even a multinational corporation. Every athlete want to be the most paid athlete in the world. It is hard to know that everyone must start from somewhere. I mean at the position where nothing makes sense at all. The place…

The Best Cheerleader

It is a tradition that sporting teams or celebrities have a special team that cheer them on while they perform or before they even perform. Cheerleaders are meant to cheer the team or the performer while performing. However, there are times when the cheerleaders are dumbfounded with the lose of their team and they may…

The Gifts from the Immortal

Your love for pets is superb So you claimed, so we heard You have them everywhere Your kids Tom and Jerry watch Yet, now Immortal sends pets to all Lekan and Victoria grumbled today For their streets are filled with same And even their cars easily can’t pass Big houses they built for themselves For…

John-Bull: Concerning the New Miracle Workers in Town

It has happened o! You have not heard? Where have you been all these while that you don’t know what happened? Don’t worry I will gist you on the whole matter. I heard that the popular hip-hop star twin, P-Square, have turned to quadruplet. JUST JOKING! That didn’t happen. Actually, what happened is that some…

To Bro. Michael

From the heart of a sincere neighbour who loves and cater for others, greetings! I am writing this based on the scripture that says that anyone we have ability to help is our neighbour. And as you well know my understanding of who the law say a neighbour is. The law says whosoever will be…

S. O. S. Save Mother Earth!

Happy Earth Day! Read the poem below before the caption under it: The Earth is a gift to humanity. We actually think we can make the earth a better place. We were wrong. We have always been wrong. The Earth has structures and system put in place to renew and refresh itself! Humans have never…