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I am designing my map with tilemill. Now I am struggling with data visualization. I would like to visualize the road name like the 1st image instead of the second image. I have loaded the data source of tilemill from shapefile which contain Road name that field I want to visualize. Can anybody help me on this issue, whether it is possible or not to make the annotation from data?

I like to visualize

But it is showing like this

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