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FAIR YOUR GUILD

On this scary fieldWith no answering buildWith hands, no arms in wieldAnd bodies, no immortal shieldI know we will all, to your trap, yieldBut set a fairness to your guild IIYou’re hunting the awesomeAnd gunning beauties and the handsomeYou’re leaving many as lonesomeAnd branding many hearts loathsomeYou’re posing as fearsomeAs your deeds set marks so […]

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FOR THE MOURNING

When sacks and wombs see their seeds in tombsAnd sadness threatens a madnessThrough no cult of their faultsDear Ahunuabobirim, please deal them a healing IIWhen hurts blurt much hateAnd vengeance rings bells of emergenceWhen dreams harvest screamsAnd self loathing won’t shed itselfDue to sacks and wombs seeing their seeds in tombsDear Odomankomah, do deal them […]

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IF YOU MISS A NEEDED HIT…

She says “shush” …when her side swerves …the best’s serve And claims a marked miss …after her heart sinks in defeat II He hisses a diss …if his target bounces to another …in an obvious miss Eyes see the shudder …but only an insensitive chameleon …hits hard a hurt in loss III It is a […]

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AN ANGEL CALLED STELLA

Many pots go to the stream and return Pots and water intact Why did you have to go all the way to the stream Fetch, labour to carry Walk nine moons to reach Pour the water in its rightful barrel Only to take a short stroll to shatter into unpieceable pieces? Many might comfort themselves […]

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THE CROSS OF LOSS

Shame is the first act which chases As the heart, in pain races Soldier words in mouths take bases Dead flowers of horrid laughter in ridicule vases Such is the cross of loss Turning a crown into a horse With a foe as its boss III A crowd gives worship of pain Darkness tries to […]