Stereotypes (III)

stereotypes (iii) two sides of a coin who’s a poet? stereotypes: 1. drinks a lot of coffee 2. has serial lovers, lots of sex 3. doesn’t give a damn what anybody thinks 4. has no money 5. loves weird animals like cats, owls, dinosaurs, lucifer reality: 1. true only in movies 2. most of the […]

Stereotypes (II)

stereotypes (ii) i ask the artless at heart who a poet is with a straight face, he replied: ”poets are people who live in a world different from all others- a world of angst, drama, romance, always talking in rhymes, imagery, ironies and always in a state of deep thought. they never just say what […]

Stereotypes (I)

stereotypes (i) poet: pompous synonym for fool, dreamer. poetry: entirely useless; out of date. [because stereotypes are funny] but if you read between the lines, you’d see some truth in it. some poets day dream in the night and have nightmares in the day there are poets whose poetry induce sleep they sometimes leave the […]

My Poetry And I

A friend once threw a certain question I dread, at me. She asked ‘who is Stefn?’ I leaned over and whispered: ‘Read my poems and you will get to know the real me’ My poems are from my heart and I write them about myself and things that has happened in my life. So my […]

She Is Poetry – Stefn Sylvester Anyatonwu

SHE IS POETRY I know a girl who would kill herself for a dare  I know a girl who would bleed for the truth I know a girl who has words  on her body tattooed like a scroll rat eaten Every page a tale From the head to the tail. She finds herself face to […]