This Thing

This thing


This thing you’re doing to me

Is it just love or suicidal madness?

That makes me want to jump off a cliff

Screaming, “I love you! I love you! I love you!”


This desire burning in my heart

Is it emotions or fire?

With a heat so intense, so sweet


Those things you said to me

Were they just words or a spirit?

Now stuck in my head everywhere I go


This thing I feel for you

Is it just love or magic?

That makes me want to sing from the depths

Of my soul

“I love you! I love you! I love you!”



For Funmi



  1. Tweezy 2 years ago

    I go love o.

  2. David 2 years ago

    This thing…written with sweet constraint….it makes me want to say; Poetry! Poetry!! BEAUTY!!!

  3. Adebola Oluwaseyi 2 years ago

    @ David: feel honored that u like it. Would also love to see ur works here. Cheers!

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