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POETRY

​CHILD OF MINE

Baby mine Do not, for the attention of these storms pay a dime Life in suns and rains rhyme So let’s let these storms, their time chime You beautiful sun of mine II You were picked from the world of passion With wishes of building for you a happy nation Breaking backs to give you […]

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POETRY

CAN I HATE THE COLD?

Can I hate the cold And its mother rains? Can I? Like horrified frogs Eyes will pop to see the demonic words Walk majestically out of my mouth Why will I? They would ask When the kind rains nurse the earth And mate seeds to grow To feed all Including the ungrateful me II I […]

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HEALTH LIFE

LEFT BEHIND (TANKA)

When busy legs lie Being neglected by hearts which sigh Watching others move As minds think of all its loss Doom blankets future wishes II Will I ever rise? Will I ever leave like them? Will I ever laugh? Will I ever get my wish? Dilemic songs sing themselves III If God watches now Let […]

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AFRICA GHANA HEALTH

HARMATTAN EFFECTS

Harmattan effects; Burning fresh leaves, kindling ills Favouring orthodox? II Attacking the nose Scratching and biting the chest Murder in cold blood? III When your pinch shivers As your air wrinkles like cloth Of linen, your problem? IV You’ll say I accuse  Unfairly, but you know how Right I am. My chest! V Leave my […]

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HEALTH

EBOLA (HAIKU)

                Thanks to ebola The poor and the rich alike Kneel at the altar   Praying for great calm As the tree of sickness shakes And panic’s taunt scares   Peaceful in panic Holding hands in hopeful calm Perfects of pictures Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2014  

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LIFE

SEEDLY PRAYERS

These sad rains Seen through the gates of my eyes Are straight from the soul   The seed hatched, Its features Leave me pained and strained   Would it be lifelong? Would it be for the most part Of its life span?   What am I to do If it is to be tended forever? […]

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NOT A CHOICE

In hazy thoughts I lie All my holes crying with filth I feel for you who sees it all While hating on you who tests my faith   The eyes flow tears The skin rains sweat The nose grinds phlegms The rear soils clothes and shame sits only in my thoughts   Is this an […]