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ARTICLES SOCIAL

STILL ON THE YUMBA MISSION

We are still on the mission to fence the Yumba Special School to keep the students safe. All donations are welcome. I can’t imagine my child lost in some thorny forest, hungry and afraid. Special kids at Yumba knows no boundaries and so we must create a boundary for them to be safe. We have […]

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SOCIAL

UCOMS, I HAVE COM

Some sit like a congregation Others look like they are on relegation Some are buried in books like they had illiterate suicide Fashionistas are comparing Lookers are watching Uninspirers are down Different languages compete for attention It is a community like the failed of the rich Garnished by a coconut tree A learning zone like […]

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SOCIAL

HIS COOL SELF (KOLA NUT)

Kola-nut lasts longer Oh! In the mouth of those who value it Learn, that the elders did form a quote right And I value my Kola-Nut   II Not that it is too sweet Or that it is too sour Tasting idsdetermination of pushings to greater heights   III Kisses for a brother On his […]

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SOCIAL

A MESS IN A DRESS

Boy is twisted Ruins his upper Uncaged but demented Chess of a mess stripped into a dress Ending fatherhood borrowing an old womb   II Jesus must be in distress Eating His disgust by looking unto His father Never hoping to use His cane Never wishing to have grown his mother Emancipation damaged him Really, […]

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SOCIAL

AUTISM CARE AND TRAINING FOR TEACHERS AND PARENTS OF THE YUMBA SPECIAL SCHOOL

So we started with the Autism Awareness Walk on April 25, 2015. By the grace of God, we now have an experienced mother, a well travelled lady in the realms of autism and a very learned and well researched personality; Mrs. Mary Amoah​ to organise a workshop to train the teachers and whoever needs the […]

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SOCIAL

AT THE MERCY OF APIO

It seems like a cloudy morning wearing heat clothes Headache holds a fiesty cane Whipping mercilessly Warning with pain the need for abstainance From the flowing enticement of Apio A little sound is cursed echoes of torture Eyes are like cassava buried in the ground Being uprooted by a hungry angry man The heart cries […]

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SOCIAL

ME

   Me, I am the metal in the bell Me, I am the cause of the ding Without me, There won’t be a hearing of the dong I am the ding and the dong The don of the bell Never think of having me sold II Me, I am the sound of the voice Me, […]

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SOCIAL

ROBBED

  Machete in a stick On heart without a heart Machete in command Like a crazed soldier with a loaded gun Machete in the dark Wielded by a faceless shortish imp I have cursed thee a million times Cursed thee and thy descendants Cursed thee until thy death So be not proud of your stolen […]

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LOVE SOCIAL WOMEN EMANCIPATION

MOTHERS, YOUR BLESSINGS

We are like hens Hens are the pens Which write lives Hens pave way for cock men To help write lives So I tell mothers: You are the lands Which keep the well You are the hands which feed all mouths You are heavenly gateways For blessings untold You are the pores of heavens Which […]

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SOCIAL

SHIKA AND RANDY’S FUFU

Gobbling fufu Rooted in kontomire’s blood With snails laid in state Are Shika and Randy II There are ghosts of fishes Swimming in their dishes And mouths in wishes Wanting gobbles of the dishes But caring less are the two musketeers Shika and Randy III Oh! Kumasi Adum! The labour and labour Satisfaction The hunger […]

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SOCIAL

NOISY BEAK

Hunter, zita is a bird A bird whose family needs a shooting Because they always shout in calling When even breezes step quiet in falling II Hunter, I know it is good Good to make your presence known But not when you have no poison And your enemies have catapults and guns III Hunter, zita […]

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DEATH SOCIAL

I NEED ME AN ANIMAL

I need me an animal An animal who lives longest To study its habits To know its foods To adopt its relationships To see if I can live like it II I would give it freedom Freedom to express itself And make it know it is my teacher I will see through its eyes Eat […]

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SOCIAL

A BED WEARING LONELY SHEETS

With stolen thoughts I sleep with these two tiny legs Like a nice gift cramped into a package With giant sinful thoughts *** I lay here Naked in the eyes of Satan Satan who is a charlatan And never forgives *** He promises to give me a lonely thrashing With cool hot cold heat I […]

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SOCIAL

IF BRITAIN HOLD THUMBS

Monarchy There is no anarchy A little descending And there needs a working standing Englishs’ steps Feeling no reps Britain’s trust Being so just Might have to rust For there is none just With political thrust In this greedy cave called world Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2015

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SOCIAL

REST NOW

Who asks the centre to enter? Who asks the counter to counter? Spare the breath Trust the more Sores are tended more than just pores Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2015

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SOCIAL

DIFFERENT SHADES (SEDOKA)

Sun’s gentility Inviting those needing heat Hugging travellers II Sun’s burning fires Causing all to run into The bosom of shade Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2015

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SOCIAL

OTUMFO AWODA

King of the golden stool The sitter on the red stool Guarded by porcupines who wise up fools Otumfoↄ ↄtekↄkↄↄ soↄ ↄmama a ↄma ma akuma tↄ ↄwoo woↄ wo wo a Wawo wo anya nyam Enti mɛka no wↄ kpↄtↄ kasa mu Beings are blessed by your birth Asantemma are blessed by your bests A man […]

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GHANA SOCIAL

IF i WERE FORMER PRESIDENT RAWLINGS

If i were Former President Rawlings i would be a cat While many dogs bark i would package boom After i, its disadvantages, zoom Because i would know it can cause doom II If i were Former President Rawlings i would be the diamond in the midst of gravels Charming the media like a fairy […]

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AFRICA SOCIAL

PIETY IN RAMADAN (HAIKU WITH A TWIST)

All ablutions apt Proud pious people praying Bow before Allah II Aboabo is chaste Showing good of Ramadan Abuse? Forgiven! III I remember a Day after Ramadan left Its footsteps were heard IV Abudu just said  “Shegia!” and his mouth was snatched By sharp machetes V Amina just puffed And her body was found in […]

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SOCIAL

FLAUNTING TAUNTERS

I thought the world said “Female” is a fee for the male So what is this? In a tie where the fees for the males Charm in accoutrements And amassing attention Men are taunted to pension To a point of trying to metamorphose Into a fee for a male II The K’s have succeeded Pushing […]

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SOCIAL

WHEN THEY TURN GOATS

When they turn goats They don’t see their own productions When they turn goats They hit all notes, no matter how high   II When they turn goats They sniff like no other And pounce before looking At the strong or defeated target   III When they turn goats They  swim in tricks Noticing they […]

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AFRICA GHANA SOCIAL

A RED MAY DAY

“Amoansene Ayie ase anibre Owuoyiaw” Marks of red Why are we in a red May Day? Grumbling workers! Feeding on their skins Swimming in debts Roasting in hunger And fuming in anger! “Aniwa aniwa abiri biri asoso gya” II It is a red May Day Hearts with hurts’ field day Hands with canes Chasing an […]

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MUSIC SOCIAL

GIVING THERAPY

Take a seat And feel the beat I will make you neat Relax and give me your feet You walker who feel defeat CHORUS I will massage them Following through to your leg stem For they are gems Which must be clear of germs They have worked hard II Give me your hands As you […]

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SOCIAL

1000 FOLLOWERS, WHAT A MAY DAY GIFT!

Fightalone1 is the 1000th follower on amoafowaa.com, I want to say thank you to all beautiful and handsome followers of amoafowaa.com. You are the light I am the follower You are the shine I am the looker You are the pusher I am the pushed In all good directions You push the missions God richly […]

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LIFE SOCIAL

WORKERS “AYEKOOO”

Heads rightly occupied Are like heaven with God Who sends angels to protect II Hands rightly occupied Are like golden hens Who lay golden eggs III Mouths rightly occupied Are like widely listened to radios Which gains high dues IV Legs rightly occupied Are like expensive vehicles Which drive beings to divine places V All […]

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SOCIAL

WORLDS IN WORLDS

I know I know our eyes are other worlds Worlds which keep other beings Beings who are forced to sleep When we shut them And die when we fade in our mud   II I know I know our skins are other worlds Worlds which hoard many a soul Like a planet filled with pore […]

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SOCIAL

THANK YOU SWEET FOLLOWERS

I need to say thank you to cherished followers of amoafowaa.com for voting for me during the Blogcamp Ghana Awards. I must say to have a vote takes trust and dedication and although I didn’t win, I give thanks to those who spared their times in voting. Thank you and God richly bless you. Dedication […]

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SOCIAL Uncategorized

TAKE OFF THESE CLOTHES

Take them off Take them all off and leave me naked So naked as the day I was born And make sure all my troubles are gone II Take them all off, all off! The clothes of labelling The clothes of gender Take off the clothes of need And help me feed III I say […]

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SOCIAL

KULIKULI

She chews her “kuikuli” And saves her  “kudikudi” “Akrakro” is for the ewe “Nkatebowie” for the Akan “Nkatecake” for whoever So she chews her “kulikuli” Thinking to add her “koose” Caring not for alien snacks And shaming all who think  her shamed “Kulikuli” suits her tongue And she gives what her tongues want And hates […]

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AFRICA POLITICS SOCIAL

HIS ROLE MODEL

Boy: Ataa Ayi is my role model But I aim for higher For no soul must get me Until I retire Minister: How dare you? How can you aspire to be Ataa Ayi? Boy: I am now a being with shadowed tongue What is the difference between multiple zeroed fraudsters and thieves? Don’t say they […]

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LIFE SOCIAL

MODELING IN MY STEPS?

    I see you I feel you needing the shine now I have to tell you how I, abject horrors, did bow in my quest to be here after hurting and bruising pulling on the ropes of hard work   II I have to tell you how hunger  dragged me through shameful mud as […]

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LOVE SOCIAL

SEXY FEELING (ADULT POETRY)

High heels High bills Hot chest foods Like succulent mangoes Stop joking If you’re hot, you know it No mouth must draw your attention II When legs are crossed And chest swing in call While eyes look far, The brave knows his call If you are brave, you know it You don’t need a shouting […]

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SOCIAL

HEARTS OF THE SLUM

As mouths chirp Of its stinking gutters And eyes roll Appalled by its horror ‘borlas’ The hearts of the slum Beat ‘kum, kum kum kum’ II Like the beings unrespected The gangs so suspected Its ills stand uncorrected But more happiness is erected As its hearts beat ‘kum, kum kum kum kum’ III In its […]

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SOCIAL

ARMS WHICH CALL

In this rounded ball Is a caging wall But in this rounded wall Are arms which call Arms which call in solidarity Arms which call for rest Arms which call for helping Arms which call to nest Arms which call like the Creator’s Arms which call for peace Let ears be peaceful To heed to […]

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SOCIAL

BOOKS

Books Powerful, attentive Teaching, intriguing, learning Travel, mystical, ignorance, cheats Enlightening, engaging, characterising Bliss, foolish Studies Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2015 (Today is World Book Day, please take a book and embark on that travel.)

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HEALTH SOCIAL

RUKA’S FOWLS

Prideful layers stand Shaking their heads And feeding fat on Ruka Yaro feed Knowing they’ll live to see old age If some terror sicknesses do not meander Into their domain So they feed like kwa kwa, kwa kwa kwa kwa II Broilers are in their own world Knowing they are feeding for the next occasion […]

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SOCIAL

RHYMING CONUNDRUMS

Chief rhyme with thief How the former gets kowtowed Like a god with goodies for the submissive And the latter risks harsh death Like rival goats which are destructive Beats me, beats me   II Bow rhymes with bow How one serves as a weapon To take lives and used for hunt And the other […]

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SOCIAL

TUTU TA POO

His exhaust’s noise “tutututututututu” Can be heard like that of a blasted car Akwasi is a bloated cow When slumber touches him With its unconscious stick II Her adjust is like a free air traveller It screams “ta ta ta ta poo pooo” When slumber touches Afia With its dream stick III The little one […]

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SOCIAL

FROM DIRT TO BOARDS OF ELITES

A name from the stone quarry To boards of elites A name from the gutters To mouths of the refined A name stepped on Into the heads of learners Lord of Host Knows the forces Which drive hearts of forcers I am like a humbled soul Before you who bore all the aggression Amoafowaa Sefa […]

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HEALTH SOCIAL

IGNORANCE (CRY OF THE SPECIAL)

When mouths talk for minds Many are things which go wrong But ignorance is considered human On a land which needs change II Oh! A land so blessed Harbouring many so cursed Without reasoning Killing instead of researching Neglecting instead of paying attention Saying nonsensicals instead of listening And I ask why? III This black […]

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HEARTBREAKS SOCIAL WOMEN EMANCIPATION

WHERE CURSES BREAK

My blood boils like water on fire! Who steals from a sacred temple That once gave him sleeping space? Must be an it! II Who acts evil Grazing holes that hid him from his enemies When they chased his formation? It must be an it III Who embarrasses a goddess Whose tears turn into rains […]

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GHANA LIFE NATURE SOCIAL

THOSE GONE DAYS

Gone are the days When Ghanaian children feared ‘kakai’ Now only villagers, coastal children and children with naturalistic parents get to bath in natural waters What was a swimming pool then? An anachronistic thought II Now, ‘mpotompoto’ and ‘coco’ Are for the villagers and children with grand mothers Ei! With the lac lac lac in […]

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SOCIAL

CHICKS FOLLOW HENS?

“Chicks follow hens” he says So nothing will cost him in pays The “neck-bottle” is willing That’s why it has rope tied to its neck Pull, while you have it, pull When the two balls Were begging to swerve blue balls As vein-mouths opened crying burning passions You forgot of the chicks being transferred into […]

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LIFE SOCIAL

BARBARIC WONDERS

Under umbrellaic underlings Wonders of winning winces Spell satanic sellables In infinite impropriety II How hurt heavens Watch what works Baffles better beings. No nudity nurturings III Emancipation era Speaks not of serpentious sicklings Giving guts to gullibles To turn into torturers IV Lies of eyes which dies Sighs of byes in highs Strange serenades […]

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SOCIAL Uncategorized

MALE BRAIN ELECTRIFYINGS

In all that is fair No vein in male brain is fair II In all that is fair Quick wakes at sight always need a share III In all that is fair Their great thoughts can never temptations bare IV In all that is fair They are wires connected by desires so rare V In […]

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SOCIAL Uncategorized

PREGNANT GUTTERS

Pregnant gutters Labour in downpours Caging and taking lives In barbarism And the living cries foul? II Who makes sweet love By pushing bottles, polythenes and tins Into its wombs? They too have ends III Wait! What’s with the buildings Usurping water heads By the aid of hands so feeble and at risk? Humans are […]

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SOCIAL

THE SINGING SUNG

After all the noise, 2015’s music runnings has sped off Winners are like things on cloud Well, unwinners see clearly now With shoutings meant to scatter ears And hips fuelling the condition of the shouting Bringing it to normalcy God’s chosen, was awarded by Ghana’s chosen With a Kantanka, mereba o speedo The highly anticipated Oh, […]

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SOCIAL

EGO DEMOLISHINGS

As aiding scratchers turn claws And pride’s stunted growth cures Hands for the domestic are rebelling The joke now turns the jokers into jokes Ei! Time is driving them in In, into the kitchen! II Now strength does no work Beauty reigns as it breaks strength into pieces Fire turned ice! They are being driven […]

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SOCIAL

CALM WATERS

Flowing streams don’t stink Caged water does I will forever flow Never being stagnant I know a bridge Which hoarded water And like the African proverb Which features the toad Vomited until dehydration No, I won’t be that toad So off I go flowing Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2015

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SOCIAL

SONG OF THE KOKROBITE SEA

I’ve seen those with fees Wanting to dance naked in my sees But end up peeing in me And what of the many babies who think me a womb? II I’ve seen human rear-holes Of mafia Gas trumpeting in tows Fearing no eyes, putting eyesores in my mouth Slapping me with angry tissues III I […]