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POETRY

AROUND LONG BREAKFAST TABLES

Around long breakfast tablesWhere connections are cables…calling to be brought to existenceFear, pride and shyness are the only scissorsCutting their birth between beingsJaws work in their own rhythmsThroats wait their swallowing turns…chew, swallow, chew, swallow IIHere, colour is just a painting…which every difference hostsHereClass can only come from the mouth of the crass…whose ass needs […]

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AFRICA LOVE

LET IT BE WE

Him Her Them Me Let it be We And We And We And problems will develop wings To flee Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) 2014

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NATURE SOCIAL

FORM A GARDEN

Trees, trees Family of trees I wish you could live like bees Together as one as each the other’s mind frees   Trees with leaves Trees without leaves Trees with flowers Trees with fruits Trees with colour Colourless trees Short trees Tall trees Please form a garden By living as one. Amoafowaa Sefa Cecilia (c) […]

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LIFE LOVE

AT THE GRUMBLING SHORE

We all swam to this shore Those who cherish their ears Wish to hear to no avail   Those who cherish their eyes Wish to see to no avail   Those who cherish their mouths Wish to speak to no avail   Those who cherish their noses Wish to smell to no avail   Those […]

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REAL CHAINS

Caught in a microcosm of ideas What is lost is nothing but mine I drown in rivers of a thousand mouths And slip hearing echoes by a million rocks I fly in the skies of all birds And I’m de-feathered in the same sky by mean ones How do I get to land? Still thoughts […]