31 Days of Poetry - Day 29 - LIKE STARS IN THE SKY - Oluwatobi Emmanuel

(... HIS POEM ...)

Fire, or
what are the stars made of

Like the soul,

They live
They grow old
They burn out
And they die

These star in the sky
like the departed souls of good men
Shining but forever


EGC:  Your Real Name & Stage Name 
TOBI: Ogunlakin Oluwatobi Emmanuel, no stage name

EGC:  Discipline/What You Do
TOBI: Undergraduate studying physiology

EGC:  Other Creative Art Forms You Practice 
TOBI: none for now

EGC:   What Made You Go Into Poetry 
TOBI: Poetry helps me draw out those emotions and feeling I can't
express with words spoken out loud. It's like they scream to my ears
and like a messenger, I obey and write them out.

EGC:  Kind Of Poems You Write/Perform
TOBI: I write on any theme, but I can say I write more on love. For
me,love tells a story and an experience I will never forget

EGC:  People Who Inspire You In Poetry 
TOBI: So many, J. P Clark, Niyi Osundare, Dennis Osadebay etc. The
list is endless

EGC:  What You Hope To Achieve With Poetry 
TOBI: Provide answers for the questions the soul asks, cause a mental
shift on the minds of men and help the voiceless in society

EGC:  Your First Time At Be Blessed 
TOBI: I think that will be 2014/2015

EGC:  How Many Times You Came To Be Blessed 
TOBI: Twice

EGC:  Poets You'd Like To See At Next Be Blessed 
TOBI: Vicadex, Graciano, Archangel, KIS and many others

EGC:  Most Memorable Edition Of Be Blessed And Why
TOBI: My first time at Be Blessed and also being the first time I
performed on stage

EGC:  What You Missed About Be Blessed 
TOBI: Everything

EGC:  What You Like About EGC

TOBI:  The concept as a whole is wonderful, I love the idea, it's inspiring.