Peniel Gifted


From the crystal wells,
I pick fruits of sweet scents
Garnished with sugar and honey
As they drop into my oceanic stomach.

Fruits of strawberry and mango tree
Fruits, fruits beaming like Big Dipper
My barrel swimming in a pot of them
Oh! The liver and kidney, they itch for more.

About the Author: Peniel Gifted is a young Nigerian poet and writer. She has great enthusiasm for reading, writing and learning. She's also an adroit lover of nature and God's word. Her works have appeared in Oke Iroegbu's diary of Hope and Nostalgia, Cultural Weekly Magazine, Lion and Lilac Magazine, Otherwise Engaged Journal, Written Tales and elsewhere.