The Black Adonis

2 min readMay 13, 2022
Photo by Kingsley Osei-Abrah on Unsplash

Did I see you?
In black — shining like a black diamond in the midday sun,
Frame — slender and toned, you cast a distinct figure, one of beauty personified.

The Copra so sweet ripened in the searing heat of the tropical sun. The oil seeps from the hardened and now translucent kernels — busting and saturated, with the promise of an intense flavour — one for the senses to savour. The…


Interested in people, nature, science and technology, and history. MSc in Research Methods (Birkbeck), MA Industrial Design (UAL)