They Simply Refuse to Go Away

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There are some things in our lives that we choose to thrash but never really go away. No matter how far you hurl them, they have a way of never straying too far.

                                               – Simply SAMAD

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Stop Knocking on My Door

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For some time now, the things that make me laugh have been threatened by quite a barrage of things but I will not surrender myself to the relentless knocking sound on the door of my free-spirited nature.

                                             – Simply SAMAD

You Have to Forgive Me

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To all of those I have come to hurt in the past, I say: ‘I am so sorry. Please forgive me for the terrible things I must have said or done to you.’ To those I have wronged presently, I say: ‘Please find it in your heart to forgive me. To err is human. I admit I am wrong.’ To those I am bound to shatter the glass of happiness that holds their lives together, I say: ‘To forgive is divine and I am sorry for whatever it is I might do. Please forgive me – Please!’

                                          – Simply SAMAD

Don’t Brand Me a Saint

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I am not a saint and do not expect anyone to address me or treat me like one. I am not evil either, so I kindly request that you do not force this badge on me. Did I just hear you ask what I am? I am the one who was born on the 3rd day of April in the city of Lagos. Let’s kick-off from there…

                                          – Simply SAMAD

She Said It

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She held my hands, stared straight into my eyes, stayed silent for a few seconds, then said to me: ‘…Love alone cannot sustain a marriage.’ I heard what she just said and it was hard to verbally disagree with her.

                                           – Simply SAMAD