A poem from Olaitan Victor Olanrewaju | PAROUSIA Magazine

Heart

Powerhouse of the body
Eyes of the mind,
Abode of the father,
Connection to the spirit
The source of life.

I am the door that wisdom came knocking
To guard with all needed diligence;
Against anger, malice and deceit,
Against lust, hatred and greed.

I am the weakest member
But by me you gain strength,
Courage to face life’s struggle,
The life I give to sustain you.

My name is heart
And I need a guard.

Biography:
Olaitan Victor Olanrewaju is a graduate of History and International studies from the University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. He hails from Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. He is a lover of books, an avid reader and a writer.

He is the Personal Assistant to Bishop Remi Michael Oluwadipe of Kingdom Driven Lifestyle Ministries. He currently lives in Lagos, Nigeria where he writes to his heart’s content.

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