Yemi Adesanya

Yemi Adesanya is an accountant and risk manager who loves reading, writing computer programs, playing Sudoku and working out. She cannot seem to decide who is her favourite fictional character, Gregory House or Lincoln Rhyme. She is the inventor of The Game of Giants, and Jungle card games, and the author of Musings of a Tangled Tongue, a collection of poems. You can follow her on Twitter @toyosilagos.

I Am Stuck in That Room

Noses collided on the plane of mutual longing
But it was our tongues that needed to talk
Lips eavesdropping on a cloudburst of fervid desire
I am stuck in that moment

Chests met on the valley of frisky clinging
But …

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