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POETRY

THE FEE OF MY SILENCE

I’d rather you suffer in my silence …which shuts your door with doubts …and still opens your windows of hope Because I know you’ll split us into you and I …and put us in a ring of animosity …no matter the sound which walks the red carpet of my mouth So please read the pleas […]

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POETRY

THAT SPEAR OF BITTERNESS

An unfairness dipped her heart in hatred As vengeance taunted her pride Voices pushed for drastic actions Until she took the spear of bitterness II She flew on its handle Like a witch whose magic wand has been stolen And drowned all calls for calm …in the stream of anger Until she reached her target […]

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POETRY

FORGIVENESS

Odomankomah Nyankopong Totorobonsu is the ultimate judge of our lives We have no stools in lives of others To sit like judges and condemn souls The mock ones in life are just for protection; justice and fairness We are not qualified to throw stones In mistakes of others Because fallibility is a natural cloth on […]

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LIFE SOCIAL

LET SCARS DEFEAT SCARES

Scars Remind Their bearers And taunt givers As to revenge’s time A touch, remembrance, pain But that pain can be turned gain If forgiveness smooths the bearers Not a leg walks, all strong-willed legs walk So stepping on toes in secluded space Is a giving as all reach for goals and fall down Scars given […]

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FOREVER A REMINDER

Conscience stricken, Defeatism controlled I thought I saw your contrition My desolation was the attraction The wind in you embraced my storm And exploded, scattering lightning Which blinded and unblinded Like a shellfish conquered, My shell was left ashore Waiting for a picker to pick Either to grind, play with or love Luckily, an adorable […]

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CLOSER.

I sin and stray He begs me to stay I decline and he gets sad Yet he forgives and to his children he add No other than me In hopes of me Changing my spot But no, my sport Is indulging in sin But I still remain his kin Although I wish to change, My […]