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POETRY

WHAT IS AMOAKOA TO DO?

What is Amoakoa to do? There is a tuber of cassava growing in her mound A tuber which hid itself Like a thief hiding under a vehicle In the depth of her mound Failing to stand in the way of flow To be pictured into a capture Swerving Amoakoa and beating her to winning II […]

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POETRY

AT THIS CROSSROADS

At this crossroads Where good leads to bad And bad leads to good Stands the whip of fear At all ends II At this crossroads Righteousness begets pain While cruelty begets peace Yet conscience acts judge With a gavel of suffering III The lioness in me battles the sheep I am The tears in me […]

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HEARTBREAKS LIFE LOVE

AT THE JUNCTION OF DILEMMA

My mind and my heart clash And in their most horrendous bash They win in turns The heart mellows and turns The head stands firm And squirm It ends up with the heart wanting The head weighing   So what is this? I want you I fear you I need you But my head can’t […]

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A PATH FOR ME

I walk on this esplanade Loving the sea My eyes sees the sea But sees no sea Funny? Let it not be There is a path for you And a path for me You might be seeing yours But I don’t see mine Even with my bright eyes Your eyes might be deceiving you So […]

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MY DILEMMA

Mama, I don’t know what I want When I crave for fish, I think of marrying a fisherman Who will bring me many fresh fishes from the cleanest oceans When I crave for fresh vegetables, I think of marrying a farmer Who will bring me many fresh vegetables from his farm When I am tired, […]