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POETRY

EATING WITHOUT PAY

“There are foods served on family tables …wives for husbands …girlfriends for boyfriends Now – …husbands for husbands …wives for wives …kind strangers for hungry travelers …Only costing some cedis monthly or weekly Adwoa Brukutu, But here, where I stand …the food in my ayaase …is not free II You can’t get up from your […]

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SHORT STORIES

NIGHT BUSINESS (Corona Series, Episode 4)

Joy sits in the see through kiosk, fanning herself with a dirty cloth. Mandy, Saa and Korley sit outside complaining and cursing their fate. Mɛɛ vilus hu nɛ? Ewɔɔ te wɔ baa fee tɛɛ ni wɔna niyeni? Korley asks no one in particular. The question keeps bugging her. All she has left is 78 Ghana […]

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POETRY

CRAZY THOUGHTS (CRAZY STANZAS)

These crazy thoughts travelled And have come on extensive visits In pencilled heels Walking on the noisy tiles of my mind What will I lack? If I heap these suckers Into tiny holders like an attractive stall And cut low these clothes To show this flat flowery haired stomach Making saliva scarce in the mouths […]

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WOMEN EMANCIPATION

PARALLEL PIMPS?

In this era When there is a war of gender Which seeks for us to surrender Who are those calling for cheap smiles to be rendered To climb societal ladders?   II Who is acting like a chameleon? Changing spots in gender reflections And using ambitious temples as cheap brothels For gains? This is insane! […]

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NIGHT SALES

It’s a quarter to six Their faces fix To go to work this precious night   They weed their plots And spray their lands In short and brief to give plenty a calling   They fence their gardens with panty clads With very bushy mermaid hair Water the gate with red blood, of the many […]

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HER ‘MASTERNESS’ (AN EXCERPT)

Turn to the right Turn to the left Touch me here Touch me there Now kneel, no, not like that Kneel with your back towards me And don’t you dare move an inch no matter what happens   A man is a boy A man is a boy who must be set right In her […]