Tobi Akiode
 

No English, Just Poetry

"Words, weaved word by word, with words, words, and words taken from words spoken by Imagination. Words, broken to thoughts, written with texture, rendered creatively to reading eyes and listening ears. Poetry. That's it." 

-Tobi Akiode

NATIONAL DISGRACE 1960. Snippets. Hell-like home comfort zones. Ungrateful rakish monkeys - Leaders,...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Saturday, February 4, 2017

CAVED 1. Best worse, worse best, Marriage of idiosyncratic ignorance and wonderful hypocrisy. In love with...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Monday, January 16, 2017

BROKEN SHADOW They are going to try to Tell you to tell me this, To tell me that, and those Things that we already...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Tuesday, January 3, 2017

CHRISTMAS ROMANCE Darling, <3 I have had fun doing this all day, <3 just for you. <3 I spent every <3 minute and...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Sunday, December 25, 2016

LET US GO Let us go; To the moon Set us to land First time; Carve homes there, Watch peoples' - Especially Their...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Friday, December 16, 2016

FADING EYES Angels pick angles - Pull in my eyes legs. Bat at my blinks. Psych my psyche. I feel spirits...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Sunday, December 4, 2016

HOPE IN SIGHT Such funny world around town, Busy partying hell's paradise Clueless billions clowning, Yet in sight...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Wednesday, November 30, 2016

DARK TRUTH Murmuring cobwebs. Screaming cramps. Foreign smells. Blood coloured watchful eyes. Stuck hot...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Saturday, November 19, 2016

BACK TO LIFE The swamp is sacred, Beyond the palace. Take, and bring, your stream to the Place where it...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Monday, November 14, 2016

IMPATIENT PATIENCE Gone days filled with nothing; Only serial thoughts of all the people I never met and I busy...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Thursday, November 10, 2016

HUG OF HOPE Watchful day and night, With you at the centre of His Thoughts, though silent Like a truthful darkness. I...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Thursday, November 3, 2016

HIGH HORSES [Smash from ambush.] Tell those people, on those High horses, to come pay Their dues to amity, If they...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Thursday, October 27, 2016

MEAN LOVE Dramatic. (A voice from silence calls in... Masculine.) STOP. There are more miles to conquer. (A brief...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Saturday, October 15, 2016

SONG OF GLOOM I. The once huge light of her Drained into sticky darkness; Reduced to silence of kinds, Tingly...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Thursday, September 1, 2016

TIME TO EAT Child of man, Do you just sow? Do you just reap? And then what? Child of man, You laboured – The seeds...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Sunday, August 7, 2016

WISH FOR HIM He’s getting used to burning his dreams To keep warm, and weather the storm. What it is it is; strange,...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Monday, August 1, 2016

SHE'S STRONG Read like a book Her clean hands hunt her 'Knows no other way - Running, taking covers. Getting...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Sunday, July 31, 2016

DANCE IS EVERYTHING Because we are here, The dance will continue. Dance is everything; Dancing around our...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Sunday, July 31, 2016

WHY ARGUE? It started With this One explosive kiss of Our lifetime. You looked. I saw - Out here and there, On...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Sunday, July 31, 2016

ABNORMAL NORMAL “An Episode” (A Soliloquy) Migraine. Rain of deadly shots, shots of unfair reigns – Persecuted...

Posted by TobiAkiode on Saturday, July 30, 2016