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POETRY

GBƐGBLƐVI

Your looks book a hook …that cook a thought …in my crannies’ nooks Let me guess …aiming your hidden arrow …at my sheltered target? Try it …and you’ll see that …ɛkpɛ lɛ ɛkpɛ dzi Your teeth are on a happy demonstration? Gbɛgblɛvi! II Many hunts have registered their can’t …around this game seductive tent I […]

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POETRY

TRAVELLING AIR

Travelling air Uncaring stare Pinches for feeling is all the care Not fair but what is fair When noses murder without prompts Only to be buried in plants? Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2016

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POETRY

NIGHT MYTHS

What do nights hide That it fails to give cowards ride? II What do the nights see That they frown until morning shows? III What do nights do That ugly beings make it a shield to live? IV What strong are nights That beings build strong mansions to hide Under the guise of sleep? V […]

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LIFE LOVE

QUENCH MY THIRST

I hold a calabash You are the well Thirst has visited my being, Parching my throat, And controlling my breath   Please open up And let this calabash Taste a little of you And be satisfied so I can have the rest If not, please hold this mouth and feed my thirst. Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia […]