Coffee by Eli Oko

He would be wide eyed Leg shaking Painfully embedded into the black and white lines He would be retro, a true classic That old ‘skool’ word we should never spell with a ‘k’ Because it shows our age   He would be boiling with steam Burning the lips of all who dare to get close…

A little catch up with Eli x

If you are wondering where you can find more work from me and where I post more regularly you can follow me on Instagram. I post short quotes, short poems and even feature collaborations with other writers and Photographers from all over the world. I am excited for what is to come in the next…

The Princess by Reecey1Million

she was now a warrior ready to cut any persons throat who put her to the test, desensitised by the things her eyes and mind had witnessed, she stopped praying to God and decided only she could guarantee, the safety of her own interests…

It Was Perfect by Eli Oko

I let him go because he was the comfort of my heart. He kept me together when everything was falling apart.

Snipe Hunt by Eli Oko

Right on target Aim is clear I felt your eyes meet mine Your mind leaked rhymes All others couldn’t compare See at first I never put 2 + 2 I should have known it was hopeless I had everything to lose Music and cider Comforted by neither I was just happy to be out There…

Exposed by Eli Oko

I read dark poems about life slipping between fingers  I find myself enjoying how writers explore the sentiments of life and death How they flirt with the idea of ending everything  How they claim to have nothing to lose  But I sense they hold everything they work for within their lines  The validations they have…