Tola Fola Olowolafe

Rookie - 101 Points (04/10/1990 / Ado-Ekiti Nigeria)

The Renegade - Poem by Tola Fola Olowolafe

She met a Renegade on this
ride going north.
His reckless soul has no leash, belonging to no one, not even himself.

I met my Renegade at
a dinner party.
I tried wooing her.
To woo a Renegade,
I must be of all and of none,
a lover of all shades of colors.

Her Renegade is predictable,
but only in his unpredictability.
My Renegade seduce the attention
of all and holds none of their glances.

Topic(s) of this poem: relationships

Comments about The Renegade by Tola Fola Olowolafe

  • Jazib Kamalvi (8/8/2017 1:58:00 PM)

    A nice poetic imagination, Tola. Thank you very much, (Report)Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]