That’s how it first felt when the idea first came.
But there’s still a burning in my heart.
I need motivation,
I need acceptance,
I need affirmation,
The fire seems like smoke now.
But you are your own hero,
But He inside you
Don’t look too far,
Work with others,
But look inward first
That way you’ll never go wrong
Or be swayed by the wrong opinion.
Re-ignite. Re-fuel. Look inward.
Feelings are good,
Feelings are nice
They remind us that we’re alive,
That we’re not like dry sticks of wood.
But feelings cannot always be trusted
For they flunctuate
But feelings are strong,
That they could make you feel like exploding.
I don’t want to be led primarily by what I feel.
Or I might regret it.
It’s won’t be easy controlling them (even for me)
But I know in the end
It will be worth it.
The Road can be your friend,
When smooth and tarred
Easy to sight see from,
Allowing you snap non-blurry pictures
For your blog.
On The Road,
The hawkers are just within your reach
It seems like Eldorado
Paved with golden boli*
But when The Road is your enemy,
I wouldn’t wish such for my worst enemy.
It is untarred and jagged
With the accompanying ‘go-slow*’
As it bounces you up and down
You realize you have to ‘go’
But The Road has no toilet for miles.
This is when you know that it has become your enemy.
*boli is roasted plantain usually sold as street food
Meaning, “What will be will be,”
That’s what some of us were told as children,
By well-meaning parents,
Who had already accepted the status quo.
As we come into Christ,
We realize we’ve been lied to,
We can create our own worlds
We can make things we want to be,
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They are a departure from the superhero norm
They wear no capes or masks
They act as sidekicks
Giving all the fame to One they called
‘The Only Superhero’.
Compassion goes before them
And love leaves a trail after them
Humility is the order of the day with them
Who ever heard of Superman turning down some free publicity?
They may not seem like much on the peripheral,
But even a blind man can tell that they’re SUPERNATURAL,
For even the blind are sure to leave their midst, seeing.
Based on the Nigerian Corpers Christian Fellowship (NCCF, Imo Chapter).
This was all it took for a social media wildfire to start. I keep asking myself why things have to get so twisted on social media… *sigh*
I totally agree that the media 📺📻 was giving unfair coverage to the Paris tragedies and i sympathize and pray for other affected countries, but Read More