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POETRY

GRATEFUL

Through the mud and through the gutters Through the fears and through the tears Through the doubts and through the hounds Through the taunts and through all beatings You have been here Here with me shadownically Quietly pushing Masterfully weaving Powerfully watering me into fruition Ahunuabobirim, aseda nka wo din! II Thank you, for nurturing […]

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POETRY

IN GRATITUDE

There was a rock that knocked my senses To see hurled life stones Amidst wincing and weeping As materials for building in this storm II You were the ink that gathered my alphabets Even when my pages got wet With rains of my tears To gather for me a crowd of cheers III You are […]

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POETRY

NNAASE NKOA

Shame has turned into a cobweb hosting my soul As I look at my once rubbish bowl Sitting in gold Receiving rains of blessings in many fold Odomankomah, forgive this body which sat on its foresight And battled you on a crowded site II The vulture whose best saucepan was the rubbish heap Is now […]

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POETRY

2ND ANNIVERSARY

As the sun lights the world You light my life With your follows, reads, likes and comments I’ve flown like an eagle Through the WordPress skies And travelled so wide Just in years of two You’ve been my armour You’ve been my strength You’ve taken me higher With your care and love Thank you for […]

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RELIGIOUS

YOU ARE WONDROUS

Speechless, I stand before your throne Speechless,  this short tree bows before your throne It knows it needs no hugeness for greatness Amidst the foes and the blows Amidst the hurts and the pains Beneath the shame in light fame You knew who and what You needed me to be You knew what training You […]

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NAMASTE

Now the night goes to sleep Day is coming so dawn weeps Owls and bats yawn in tiredness Beds start complaining That they really need to be unburdene I say “Namaste” to God who has brought us this far II Give all their delicacies Grant us all good breathes to live And like the birds […]

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LOVE

FOR MY SWEET DEBBIE PALMER

  When an angel falls in the dark There is no place light has no mark All hidden routes are made visible Impossibilities then become possibilities She, without wings, is the she, bearing goodness I, in the dark, am the one, liberated Thousand tongues cannot sing your praise If I do ask considering the level […]

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LOVE

FIRST ANNIVERSARY THANKSGIVING

I, am glad for the faces which looked, clicked read, commented and or liked 2 I, Can’t express the love, I feel, for the many, who boost this confidence, with legs, so tiny 3 So I say; thanks for the love thanks for the read thanks for the many many likes thanks for the words […]

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LIFE

PLEA TO FLEE FOR A WHILE (JUST A WHILE)

With toiling eyes And failing health The weather adding on And nature pinning dry I plea for some time To sort myself out I’d miss all The many good posts, The many good laughs The many good smiles And the many good hearts Blessings to all of you. Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2014

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LIFE

THE LITTLE HOUSE GIVES HER THANKS (CRAZY STANZAS)

Travellers merged To produce this house And when they parted They left her unprotected. II Though unoccupied, God brought forth strong trees To be her guards And gave them more leaves To break all winds III Why won’t this house jubilate? There can be an earthquake Time may blow it down But in this living […]

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SOCIAL

SHARP CONTRAST- THANKSGIVING

I So cold In many folds Elsewhere   II Many beings Sit shivering Elsewhere III Thanksgiving Is what trends Elsewhere IV Why is sun cooking on this land? Tamale contrasts the cold Elsewhere V But like a grateful child, I say my thanks Here Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2014

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AFRICA

MY FIRST ANTHOLOGY

This is the part where I say thank you to all those who have been supporting me. My first anthology is coming up soon. It embodies everything we can think of, please watch out.

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TO MY FOLLOWERS WITH LOVE

It is difficult getting someone to trust in you It is difficult having someone cheer you on It is difficult getting the support of your very own So I’m kind of overwhelmed that you’re here for me   With every post you view my heart skips a beat With every post you view I feel […]

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TO MY FOLLOWERS: A POEM OF THANKS

A million kisses A million smiles A million hugs Are less honours   I want to dance And sing along I want to cry And kneel for you   Because you believed Enough to follow This sad young life Whose belief had no strength   I’m pouring many blessings In your rich corners I’m sending […]