Love, Smiles, Poetry & Hope

Love, Smiles, Poetry & Hope

We laid the green grass on the windward side of the hill covered. We sank in the sweet aroma and candy stench carried on the wings of the wind. It was both appealing and suffocating – the aroma of the freshly mowed grass. Tonight, however, was not about the grass. It...
Love Wins Always

Love Wins Always

It was cold. The sun was nowhere to be found and in its stead, the lonely moon had risen. Everything was quiet. Everything was serene. In this darkness, we sat. Under the big tree, we sat looking at each other’s face. I had tears in my eyes and so did she. We sat...
I Fell In Love With My Teacher

I Fell In Love With My Teacher

The roof I was sitting under could pass for hell, in all its senses. It was my classroom and the temperature was at boiling point. There was no teacher in the class. People talked. Others placed their heads on the table and communed with sleep. The show-offs read...
BONDING OVER LOVE’S HURT

BONDING OVER LOVE’S HURT

My friend, Nero, is a physicist who lives in the UK. He has been my dearest friend since the good old days in St. Peter’s Secondary School and KNUST. In December last year, he visited Ghana for the holidays and we had a get-together in my house. As we drank and...
Love Left Me Cold and Dry

Love Left Me Cold and Dry

I was sitting at the parade grounds in KNUST with my earpiece in my ears. Adele’s Set Fire to The Rain was on replay. I could hear the song but I was not listening. The only thing that was real at that point was the wind that showed me love and hugged me tightly that...