Poets' Thursday

Poets’ Thursday: Strong

They put loads on you Each person, his own little parcel You’re strong, they said You’ll make it through…that’s what you’re made for The water was deep Cold and unloving It called out to you Promising peace Promising to unburden It called, you answered It seduced, you fell Cold hands pulled at you Burdens dragged […]



We are all mad… think about it.  Some psychiatrists have said that insanity occurs on a spectrum, and any one of us can occur on it. And this ranges to extreme mental illnesses to problems like anger management and depression. Mental health is often sidelined in Nigeria. It’s fascinating to observe how we treat the […]