Poems By Jaachị Anyatọnwụ - Jaachị Anyatọnwụ
August 5, 2022

we’ve got us

we've got us now, and yes, until tomorrow. aye! until eternity halts. no?
July 17, 2022

this is church

this is church choking sometimes by doctrines & dogmasboring most times by traditions that dull mindsparasitic other times. just another social gatheringof hypocriteswho are pious only []
July 8, 2022

somewhere online i have a friend

'somewhere online i have a friend' is a poem that most people can relate to. Some relationships are friendships you'll have for the rest of your life, but those aren't the norm unless you're extremely lucky.
July 4, 2022

For Boys Trapped Underground

he's trapped in a cellar, howling for help, but silence takes his sound and gives nothing in return. only dreadful silence.
June 20, 2022

This Is Not A Poem 002

i miss me the choir of gladnessno longer sing in my headas often as before now when they doit is an agonizing loopof nightmarish cacophony alto []
June 17, 2022

This Is Not A Poem 001

"only he who is benefiting from the chaos prays a committee of drunken gods to prolong the days of a virus"
June 14, 2022

the soul taker

the soul taker waits in a boat n'onụ mmịrị the young he takes òtù n'òtù n'ime ili
June 13, 2022

Restraint

in a second, your focus shifts from one timeline to another, and suddenly you remember mothers embrace, her favourite song and her last words: "son, not all battles must be fought"
June 2, 2022

a feeling that’s hard to describe

A feeling that's hard to describe: overwhelmed by frustrations you live in denial of, quarrelling voices thud hard their boots on the slab of your head.
June 1, 2022

abstract poetry

abstract: sometimes i flip through the pages of my diary & admire how gorgeous my muse catwalks from verse to verse.
May 31, 2022

there’s a storm in my mind

i am sitting by my desk with my thoughts flapping like chaotic butterflies hastening away from the rumbling bowels of a hopeless romantic
May 27, 2022

luck

Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect. I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it.
May 26, 2022

pain

a loving relationship, there is often pain and hurt feelings. We have certain expectations of our partners, and when they fail to meet those expectations, we are likely to feel betrayed.
May 25, 2022

breathe

breathe the universe fills my lungsi breathe shooting stars
May 24, 2022

promise

i've made a lot of promises, since my first inhalation of petrichor, to weepy beautiful faces dabbed in wet hankies as i say my goodbyes
May 23, 2022

choices

'Life is all about the choices we make,' someone rightly said. Every choice we make, no matter how major or little, affects our lives in some manner and determines how our future years will develop. It's simple: the better choices you make now, the higher your chances of living a happy life will be. Here is a poem I wrote about choices.
May 20, 2022

surprises

Life is full of surprises that we can't wish away. In this poem, I talk about surprises that trigger tears, laughter and in-between moods.
May 19, 2022

last call

last call at the end of the line[is] a tempting rhyme if 911 were a personhe’d be me but, i have switched timezone& changed my area []
May 18, 2022

arrival

the poetry book was an arrival to metaphors that spell home without words
May 17, 2022

weakness

weakness everyone has aweakness, but ihave four: everything you sayeverything you dowhat you don’t saywhat you don’t do