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Season’s Romance

Originally posted on joyindestructible:
A rosy morning sunrise prances… (In a delicate sunbeam ballet) Upon snowy February branches… A frosty-day-sparkle-melt-away! Spring warmth on winter dances; Quick encounter a seasonal play! Yearly rendezvous brief romances… Warmth of life leads cold astray! Icy dissolve nurture life’s chances, Green rises to overthrow all gray! Glitter-to-glint magnifies enhances, Hope-…

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The Evolution of Technology

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Original Sin: The Sexual Motivation of Religious Extremists

Scary truth bluntly paraded. Every woman needs to stand to see the end of this fight.

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to listen ..

Originally posted on Simon Muchendu’s Blog:
When my strength has vanished And my vision is blurred And joy no-longer stays behind Train me to listen @smuchendu

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Lesson 3

Great info.

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Green Dream & Silver

Originally posted on IreneDesign2011:
Beautiful Handmade Silver Bracelet with Green Dream Dragon Fire Vein Agate Would you like to wear this bracelet? Please tell me, thank you 😉 You can find this bracelet here and other beautiful Jewelry & Accessories in my Etsy Shop I do customize to your size, just tell me Enjoy an…

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Good Things Happen

Originally posted on Orlando Espinosa:
Good things happen when you eliminate the negative things from your life!

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Dear Human.

Reblogging Monday. Found this a refreshing read.

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BLACK SUNDAY (CRAZY STANZAS)

I know you swallow it all Green or brown in lastly fall Weak or strong when they’re slashed by the “amuntum” call A call of croaks from the throat of “Yaamoa Owuo” II Is conscience lacking you Or you lack the pit to carry its pot? Who eats the little bitter mangoes When ripe ones […]

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IF EYES MARRY EARS

If eyes marry ears Many stones of disappointments Will be thrown at fears The sun tells of its birth With its mildness as all bodies carry, Even the albinos’, Scares almost all bodies into corners When it stands on its podium of peakhood And loses its light To make way for weak eyes To see […]

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Health Screening for People with Neuro Disorders in Four Regions of Ghana slated for March 7, 2016

The Autism help foundation has among its objectives the need to create awareness of people living with neuro disorders not only in Accra but in every corner of the country. That is why it is organising a health screening for these special people with the the aim of getting their numerical data. The screening comes […]

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JUBILATION OF ONOMATOPOEIAISMS (CHAPTER THREE)

King Gyaas commanded his soldiers to fire at Watcher. The soldiers obeyed with passion, scattering Watcher like dried leaf grinded into dust. Ntat shivered and barely managed to cage her cry of disgust and disappointment. We must live in harmony indeed! She thought. We are all together as one indeed! Her thoughts made her weep […]

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OBSERVING PLEA

When a lioness puffs loudly in chase Its game triumph For they know Their fleeing tactics drain their murderers So even when caught They face death with a smile II When the goat bleats loudly in running All know there is danger That is, if nanny is not in sight Chances are, its deeds do […]

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WHEN MAMA ARRESTED ME

When mama arrested me She did not say why All she did was form And force me to conform With each spit I thought she cleaned With every mood swing I thought she cleared With every heartbeat, I felt some love No rules for living Resided in the jail, Jail of urine You should have […]

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THIS FLIBBERTIGIBBET

We met as a set Fitting halves that chanced to jet Fluttering hearts that attracted many a bet And in between, no room to let Bad winds and whispers did feel their fret Which they threw like a ball freed fresh from the net Sad that I am now his flibbertigibbet II If anyone had given […]

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PAINFUL LAUGHTER

Cocks always smell something foul In the cloth of a hen When success crowns her head As she sits in their midst And their combs feel numb at the ego hit II Loudly crowing cocks then turn At the slightest chance Using their wings to sweep the ground Beckoning her to turn her back To […]

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FURTHER UPDATE ON BUS BRANDING CASE 22ND FEBRUARY, 2016

 On Monday 22nd February, 2016, the case involving the seven citizens and the Ministry of Transport and the Attorney General was called for the first time in court. Court proceedings took place at the Human Rights Court 2, Accra. The Respondents (that is the Minister of Transport and the Attorney General) had failed to file […]

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CRUELTY (HAIKU)

Cruelty sings today and mourns tomorrow like owl without feet and home Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2016

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NOT ALONE

When tough times are mandated to reign As horrors get the stage to feign And saviours hung in unreachable skies As doubt tells unimaginable lies Pause Look like an owl because Life is a knife Whenever unpleasantness rife So strive to thrive Live in spirits well alive Like the cry-laughing child Who knows no wild […]

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Any Other Monday Premiers at SilverBird Cinemas, West Hills Mall and Accra Mall on March 4 from 6- 9am

Any Other Monday is a family drama produced by Abc Pictures and directed by Pascal Amanfo. It will be premièred in Accra at the SilverBird Cinemas, West Hills Mall and Accra Mall all in Accra on March 4, 2016 from 6am to 9am. The movie, directed by Pascal Amanfo and featuring Yvonne Nelson, Kafui Danku, […]

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MY HELP

In this fiery winds Where hurtful dust blinds I need your sling to cling In this death ring II No matter how strong The arms of the winds I know I You belong So I wait as Your angel finds III Bounded, I crave you as a slave Haunted, I hide like a lion in […]

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THIS RENT OF LIFE

For all that I am lent For all the time I have spent To stand or bend I have learnt Because this world is nothing but a rent With my cents come my dent I am sent And will leave this tent And after I turn, none will know where I went So now I […]

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READ ALOUD

(Today is World Read Aloud Day, and as part of my contribution, I present this poem.) When we read aloud All that is in shroud Clears from the confusion cloud And  literacy becomes loud Making the mouth proud In the midst of a crowd Making all shame heads bowed So I have vowed To always […]

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PIZZA FROM TACOROBAMA

As I search around for the money tree Whose leaves I need to live life free I come across her long huge beak Which did a very huge name seek “I want nothing but one on peak Just a pizza from Tacorobama” And I go like “what from where or what?” II Ei Awuraba yi […]

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JUBILATION OF ONOMATOPOEIAISMS (CHAPTER 2)

Before long, carnivores called for a meeting. A meeting chaired by Hyenas.  The head of Hyenas, Hues, spoke “I know that I am from one of the least powerful group here but I called this meeting to draw our attention to the implication of Lion’s message. It will kill us if we move from carnivores […]

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GINGER SUPPOSITORY

I have gone beyond the fear of ginger and pepper Its taunt of burning my rear Through the vengeful fingers of my elders And forming tears With which brothers and friends used as fun O I have blended with its road of hurt II I have also gone beyond the fear of canes Many strokes […]

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THE UNKNOWING LOVER

My thoughts set for you a giant screen Since your cloak stole an engine piece of me As you passed my route and looked not my way II Oh how naughty and mean Your cloak seemed, for having hands to tear And no mouth to prompt its owner III You back did pull its charming tongue […]

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18 Feb 2016: Wa School Project Update

Source: 18 Feb 2016: Wa School Project Update

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TO THE UNBIRTHED (CRAZY STANZAS)

Oh thou phantom without breath Do I seek your needed concoction  To have you formed in my boiling pot? II I know you need a mouth to ask “Why the hesitation?” Yes, I was so made into this Yes, and was so brought to this realm But do I wish this on another? III I […]

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CONTEMPORARY WRITER, NANA DAMOAH, SPEAKS AGAINST BAD EMERGENCY RESPONSE MEASURES IN GHANA

The accident involving a Metro Mass bus which claimed 62 lives has set many on furious road. In a chat with amoafowaa after the Joy FM NewsNight, Nana wrote: “In examining emergency preparedness and response in the aftermath of the Kintampo accident. See, unless we start speaking with bluntness about the state of affairs in […]

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HUNTING HUNTERS

I met a hen Who asked God when He will drag hawk to the den Of a famished lion And I went like huh? II I also met a cock Who hated occasional clock And asked God when He will extinct all men And I went like huh? III I met a sheep Who needed […]

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AS APOCALYPSES WORK

You saintly quacking parrot Sit on your legs On the biggest tree of the land And look at all like a slug on a couch Watching a tragedy on a giant screen And quack like tongues of a quack pastor Who even knows not what he says Remember there is a sea which feeds your […]

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ONE OF THE BEST PROGRAMMES GHANA HAS SEEN YET: CELEBRITY FANZONE GH

  Programmes on television networks are supposed to be fun, educating, entertaining and lively and I am glad to say that Celebrity Fanzone GH hosted by Jessica Opare Saforo and two positively opinionated ladies; Chantelle Asante and Akosua Hanson, is one such programme. I was so glad watching it last weekend because it is difficult […]

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HARD TIMES

Times have turned upside down Although their legs race changeth not Funny How their shovels Turning minds of beings like reckless farmers tilling land Has bought dizziness for my visual chords II What do you say of this abomination? Where gyms take strength meant for lands? These are hard times Hard times when plants and […]

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HITTING HITS

Craving crumbs, caning climbs Serving sterns and stopping soars Heaping hells, hopping hisses A lesson leans to be learnt and loved II Chirping churns, crossing curses Silly slims and swerving stills Hearing halts, helpers hate A lively leap loathes a dying move Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2016

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HANDSOME YOU (Parallelogram de Crystalline)

Enchanted By your alluring care Beautiful flowers crush intensely II Heatingly Viewing light from hell’s hall Devils crave to break free and capture III Engraving Upon the sky their hearts Thunders curse with force that touch no earth IV Lovingly Flying from tree to tree Doves dote on your graceful handsomeness Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) […]

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WISE FOOLISHNESS

The spine of a leaf Will bend to betray dew drops If the drops become too heavy As to cause it to break The hardness of a tortoise back Does not mean it can carry a tractor As the dog hops to catch flies Which digs its wound to cause it pain So will hands […]

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ROLLERS

Time rolls days like mat Days roll months like light blankets Months roll years like beds Years kneed decades like real dough Squeezing ghosts from beings Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2016

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THE LOVE DANCE (VALENTINE SPECIAL)

“Kwadjo, nobody loves me. Why don’t they love me? This is my 17th relationship. And they all leave me before even asking me to the altar.” Shiela squeaked amidst the flowing tears. “Am I that ugly? Am I that stupid? Do I love foolishly? Are there things I do that make me unlikeable? Kwadjo please […]

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MEET THE BUDDING ACTOR: PEREZ DZIWORNU

<div id=”yui_3_16_0_1_1455253562804_1511″ class=”tab-content”> Our guest post for today is hot, very stylish, a smooth talker and a budding Ghanaian actor. He is an unknown face but a young talented and promising one. And guess what? His birthday is February 14. He is Perez Dziwornu. AMOAFOWAA: You are welcome to amoafowaa.com PEREZ: Thank you AMOAFOWAA: Please […]

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LOVING CHAOS

As Cupids little beings and arrows abound Tigers and tigresses show claws of protection Fencing their zones with stinking urinals of suffocation Their significant others, their heat baking II I know sheep will stand to be cheated Seeing as all they know is baa and foolishly roam Like zombies needing direction all times So roam […]

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LOVING (GOD-LIKE)

Before the first cry of dew Stepped on the ever thirsty leaf Minds which thought of the Omnipotent were few Because they behave like the deaf II He who crocheted you like a cloth Hoards true love for you as your God He who made you up from scratch Loves you no matter how much […]

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NOW BRIGHT

This dead bulb Left in this heart that stood derelict Lighted like the full moon in a cloudless sky Upon your appearance II It’s a pity eyes can’t be privy To the bright rays it emits When your voice kisses my ears As your hands touch my layers III Flowing rivers are not my comparables […]

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HEART TO HEART (CRAZY STANZAS)

Many crave for diamonds Many crave for gold Many crave for cars Few hope for flowers Oh, there are the materialistics Who want all including the lipsticks But I hope for far more: Hearts and thoughts II Like a conservative liver, I wish to live in the cave of your mind Where none can dig […]

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JUBILATION OF ONOMATOPOEIAISMS (CHAPTER 1)

From today, February 13, 2016, I start a weekly series titled Jubilation of Onomatopoeiaisms. on amoafowaa,com This story will be continued every Saturday until it ends. Please do follow the thrills. You don’t want to miss this Once upon the time, King Eagle was the king of the Jungle Kingdom. The animals became thirsty as […]

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DREAMING WITH OPENED EYES

A chariot of gold Pushed by purest horses Move in bold Recovering all losses Magic holds cold Ordering love in many poses Laughter in many fold Resonates in all forces Ready hands to hold Open with no clauses Pain is sold As hearts dance with needed resources Red for intensity of the mould White for […]

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HEADS OF LONELINESS

Sounds of love blur ears of singleness Which seek its arrest by hatred While secretly hoping for its miracle But love is for those with traits of the sheep Traits of the dove Traits of swans Traits of the sun Traits of the moon And traits of cool breezes Not those consumed with the fierceness […]

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ROLLING DAYS

Roll over like mat unfolding And let time be your roller As you grow and wilt You aid your hunters to feed On flesh and blood meant for locomotion II We breathe but you step Recording beautiful shames Horrible tames Gradual lames And few exciting fames So step with a crown on your secondic head […]

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WHEN LOVE SITS ON THE THRONE

On the day when love sits on the throne I wish to lie comfortably in two handly mattresses Looking into the cornea seas of trust Knowing the tongue of fire awaits to lick my cold II On the day when love sits on the throne I’d love to shed the pain that loneliness moans And […]

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MANY SHADES OF ME

Some see the little peacock With flowery feathers of different shades Artfully opened like a colourful fan Showing hens that they are merely plain II Some see the plain comedian Immature and never serious Living large like one immuned to problems  Hopping like a little bird with a golden crown III Some see a burdened […]