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POETRY

DON’T HURT ME MAMA

Mama, Dada did not dada maybe because you didn’t look like a mama To Dada II Mama, you didn’t need to mention Dada when I erred in any era for me to remember I had no Dada III Mama, I am not in anyway Dada who left you even when you were sadder so please […]

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KIDS LIFE

A CHAT WITH THE BLEEDING SKY

You ask me if I’m shy

For me to mention this, I’m shy

For me to see this, I cry

And for this to happen I ask why?

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MUTILATORS

God gave me a full house To welcome a special visitor and pleasurably keep his gifts Which will prepare themselves to be my eyes When my sight fails, To be my legs When my mobility wanes, To be my mind When my thoughts fail, To be my hands When shivers overtake them. Why then do […]

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POOR POOR SOUL

Working angel be her guide Thoughts of that night hunts Threats of a repetition Hangs like a sword of Damocles On her young head She has no listener And is not old enough to have a knight in shiny armour What formed her cannot form another in her That the hands of cradle joined the […]

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SOLDIERS AND SWIMMERS

They came in the flood They came ready to battle They came knowing there were no in-betweens but death or life. They swam in the ocean They swam without fins They swam knowing sharks were hunting for their feed But their creator gave them no options. The battle for dead eyes has been won The […]

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VICTORS OF THE SPERM WAR

They are accursed And it is their fault For winning the sperm war And swimming to the earth’s shore   Starve them, Verbally abuse them, Chain them, Beat them, And humiliate them Because it is their fault   They are accursed And it is their fault For winning the sperm war And swimming to the […]

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SHORT STORIES

AN EXCERPT FROM ONE OF MY YET TO BE PUBLISHED NOVELS “CRUISING THROUGH THE GATES OF HELL”

As young as I was, I knew everything would change when we reached Accra. I knew not what to expect when the vehicle was speeding through the muddy road from the village called Israel, where I stayed for some months with my mother and the man I knew then as my father. So I stayed […]

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DENTED SOULS

Innocence and purity Extended hands, role models seeking The fresh snow look- alike hearts that are unsuspecting Welcome all without a thought as to the existence of bad So what was their crime? Should they be charged for being too trusting? Should their creator be charged for giving them clean slates of trust?   Grown […]