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POETRY

THE AMMUNITIONLESS WEAPON

Aminata thought and thought Is she to give her youth to this brown leaf Ready to fall off the tree of life And watch her green Musa in another’s arms? The thought brought shivers down her spine But which weapon of a mouth does she have To stand on the battlefield of parental war To […]

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FREEDOM LIFE

A CECILIAN SONNET: LONGING FREEDOM

              I wish for a spirit so divine Which will close eyes of all who with me dine And leave my living to be mine   So I can treat myself superbly fine Then I’ll put all my feelings in line It doesn’t matter if it sums up to […]