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POETRY

I AM A CITIZEN

I am a citizen A citizen paid by citizens I am like a chicken Fed grains to reproduce grains I am a hunter and the game My effort contributing to my gain So why should I rest in labour? Will a sheep pray for the blindness of its shepherd? II I am a citizen A […]

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POETRY

BY HER GRACE

In the whims of the torturous wind Was I, a little leaf Onto the doors of your masters You looked and found a stem And got a flower pot For this random leaf Watering after getting the permission of your masters As I grew, you were there like ghost Unseen but always a feeling to […]

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LIKE BIRDS

Birds fetch water, Lift their mouths to show their maker, Before the water descends the ladder of their throats That is gratefulness Be like birds for each breath Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2015

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AGING LIFE

IT MAKES ME ME

Amidst the pain And all the gain   Amidst the storms And the beautiful suns   Amidst the rough roads And the smooth ones   Amidst the love And all the hate   I’ll never change a thing Because each thing had its bearing on the me today Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2014

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LIFE SOCIAL

CONFUSION CONFUSION

The hair on the skin cry out The hair in the nose freak out The hair on the head pouts out And armpit hair ask why?   If it is being bombarded with scents It has its fair share Being hidden and suppressed It has its fair share Apart from those who live in the […]

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SOCIAL

YOU

                                             You are the reason I live                                                       […]

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SOCIAL

YOU

                                             You are the reason I live                                                       […]

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TO MY FOLLOWERS WITH LOVE

It is difficult getting someone to trust in you It is difficult having someone cheer you on It is difficult getting the support of your very own So I’m kind of overwhelmed that you’re here for me   With every post you view my heart skips a beat With every post you view I feel […]

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NOT WHAT IT SEEMS

Look not and gape It is hunger in abundance cover Look not at the drape It cannot afford a little mover Look not and gape It is soil in gold cover Look not and gape It cannot afford a little scratcher All the teeth have been carefully fixed Those smiles are gentle A little aggressiveness […]