The first Video in the series. I hope you enjoy x https://videopress.com/v/X1jauajN?muted=true&persistVolume=false&posterUrl=https%3A%2F%2Fanotherflyonthewall.files.wordpress.com%2F2021%2F05%2Fanchors-_-a-poem-by-eli-poster.png&preloadContent=metadata Anchors Something tells me we are halfway I have become like an anchor Sink! I tell myself Drown! I tell myself Hit the ground of the ocean Or she’ll surely float away. I truly want to be here I just don’t think I … Continue reading Anchors | A poem by Eli Oko
Inevitable is life, inevitable is poetry and with accepting that comes something beautiful and profound.
She waded in with the waves at her knees But now she, Is a thousand lies deep.
I have aunties I have buried And now I'm trying to find the time
A man of Silver is what she needs
And what I dripped just lays beneath
Reflecting all I couldn't be.
I dream that Birds have been taking notes of us
And now the roles reversed.
"I wrote this a while ago... and the truth is we are nearly at 24."
about the lovers that we've held
all is fair in love and poetry
If there is something I know well.