My Poetry: Not Good Enough – by Nwadiogo

It must be tiring thinking you’re not good enough. Tell me what you’ve been thinking of what those demons have been whispering of… Maybe you’ve not been praying enough. What was God even thinking of when he formed you and released you ’cause this world keeps on fighting you off, telling you you’re not needed…

My Poetry: King Beautiful by Nwadiogo

I’m jealous that you’re with her Because you treat her like a princess And feed her like you’re Kings Locked up in fortified towers Away from the night watch of men prowling Looking for their next victim to devour.   I’m jealous you’re not him Standing tall Perfection Protection Letting no one in No more…

My Poetry: Angst – by Nwadiogo

The slow motion tear of your name against my ear Like a plaster to my skin Revealing sores that I thought had healed As you separate from me. A dependancy Of the antiseptic nature Of your feelings to my hurt Numbing pains I had suppressed Not realising their presence until the cold air of reality…

My Poetry: Empty – by Nwadiogo

There is an emptiness inside I’ve only heard about As I reach out towards you Your words of encouragement don’t fill me in They don’t build me up on the inside I need sustenance The echos are getting louder I continue to pour out The space is being cleared for someone And that person is…

My Poetry: The First & Last – by Nwadiogo

I asked for God to make you the first and last time I thought it was the beginning of a never ending love story Then it ended And you became the first and last of something else The first near death experience The last not good enough The last disrespect The last confusion The last…