You are not a tree is a statement that has become second nature, due to constant usage. It’s my reply to every situation where the power of choice is not being used. A tree has many attributes; resilience, strength, etc. But its approach to life can be uninspiring. A tree stays and takes in all … Read moreYOU ARE NOT A TREE
I read. A whole lot. Most times I read multiple books at the same time. Currently one of the books in my horizon is “Becoming” by Michelle Obama. Gosh that woman is amazing. If you haven’t read it, do so. Trust me. I wish I could take credit for those words above but I can’t. … Read moreGROW UP ALREADY. NOT SO FAST!
Life is too short So shoot your shot Take a chance on your dreams And experience the truth you love Life is more than just being alive Don’t G.I.G.O Poetry by Hoveh P.S. If you want to know what G.I.G.O. means, check my previous posts😀.
It starts with a tingling sensation of pain imbued in hurt, and made worse by the thought that you could just be a cry baby over reacting to “small things.” So you stare at the ignored WhatsApp messages sent days ago after a century of non communication, which has now become sort of a norm. … Read moreOn Losing People.
WHAT IT REALLY FEELS LIKE Some days you’re sentimental, accepting the rush of emotions. The slightest detail of it drifts you into ecstasy. It’s like you’re out of your body and into the universe you created just for you. Suddenly everything about him feels important. Like the birth mark under his arm and the way … Read moreWRITER’S WEDNESDAY
”This world is not my home.” We’ve got songs, movies, videos, pictures and even scripture based on those words. To be perfectly candid, it’s true. We’re all going to die someday. We may not become grass like Mufasa said but dust unto dust is close enough. Most people then take this to mean GIGO (Get … Read moreDON’T JUST GIGO
HOPE She had failed to the point of refrain, Yet kept pushing, over and over again; Putting in more focus than she ever bargained; Training her mind to stride on amidst pain, Because she believed it someday would yield great gain, Or maybe gain wasn’t at all the aim. Whichever it was, she couldn’t ascertain, … Read moreWRITER’S WEDNESDAY
Everyone has their quirks. That annoying trait that’s unique to just them and in the end, you just get used to it (or you keep trying to). I don’t know if this qualifies as a quirk but I know this isn’t peculiar to me. So here goes. I plan mentally. I unconsciously do it. It’s … Read moreLIFE’S KINKS
I was going to blog about something completely different. I already had the draft and everything but something occurred this morning that changed my mind. Now I have this young looking face. I hated it before but now? Dang! I like to call myself the fountain of youth. A lot. I have been teased, ridiculed(those … Read moreYOU’RE TOO YOUNG?
“Life is so unfair.” I don’t think there is anyone who hasn’t said these words or thought them. You know those moments when you’re drowning in frustration, pulling your hair all kinds of ways, nose dribbling, eyes bawling, lips scowling and your world falling apart at the seams. Yep that’s a definite life’s unfair moment. … Read moreLIFE’S UNFAIR. IS IT?