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BEARDY

Keep what you can tend to …not what will turn you into a ball of madness Don’t keep a zoo …if you can’t do the do …of caging the raging …or killing the murdering II Your chin is like a forest Where many little animals pop to live Always hunting your skin Hoping other skins […]

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OFOOOOS

Waakye tasted sweet In ‘ahaban’ Palm wine tasted fresh In calabashes Water battled thirst Fresh from the streams Food healed best Straight from the farms We say ‘open eyes’ And we get all the harm We only get the second-handed- ‘Ofoooos’ in everything We send many But they end up choking, Choking our businesses And […]

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WEEDY HEAVEN

A weedy path to your heaven Makes me want to stay in hell An acrid scent in your treasure Makes me cough and choke So I’ll rather choose hell   It’s amazing how bad a gardener you are When your master gave you so beautiful a garden Even this farm hand, cannot help harvest Because […]