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POETRY

IF I WERE A SPIRIT

If I were a spirit I’d work in a pound …or at least in a dollar And spend in a cedi II If I were a spirit …I’ll impact in a developing …and chill in a developed III If I were a spirit I’ll dance in my home …and meditate in diaspora IV Because balancing […]

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POETRY

IN MY WILL

If I fall like a tree And my physics lie not me Like a sky bird, fly free You fragile soul in a mortal bowl II Look for a world so free Where the sun, air and clouds agree And the moon in every darkness will be Like a gallant soldier on guard duty III […]

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POETRY

WISHES AND HORSES

I am cooking wishes Whose dishes Need to clear hisses And shut disses Growing horses to give me kisses And correct my misses II I want to be like a bright and lucky sun One whose clouds clear at dawn To give way to its brightness To bless its times Burn its sluggish subjects And […]

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FREEDOM LIFE

MOST OF MY WISHES

The year holds for me no wishes But I certainly do You must hear my wishes Young heart seedlings must have their freedom To shoot without famishing II Let all papers of authority  Know their places in this arena And with all live with conformity By signing a bond III All hearts yearning to be […]

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DEATH LIFE

A SECOND CHANCE?

I If I’m given another life, I’ll never choose to be human Falling in and out of love is tempting But there is too much sadness and cruelty II If I’m given another life I will never choose to be fish For there are so many predators in the sea And few safety caves III […]

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DEATH FREEDOM SOCIAL

LET MY INK FLOW

Before your hungry appetite is curbed I ask that you treat me fair and square Give my ink freedom to do its work Until my tinniest ink is dropped   Let my name be on all the ink Unbloating tears hiding in all things phony And be the light of future men, Who will need […]

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LOVE’S WISHFUL THOUGHTS

I am completely besotted All but you hear my endearments. Apart from breathing, my heart to you is allotted But when I see you all I remember are word fragments     All pretty flowers are in full bloom All sway in songs of calls Aiming to own my dream groom I hope to conquer […]

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SLEEPY GOODIES

  Too beautiful to behold This hairful chest   Its beauty like lightening in a cloudless sky Outshine all his human surrounding   My eyes feast against my head’s warning My mouth opens like happy thirsty leaves in the virgin rain   His eyes sparkle and speak in volumes As his hand, like the hand […]

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I WISH, I WISH, I WISH, I WISH

I wish I could stand on the stairs of the future And stare down at my cloned self  in nature To see if there is any doom or happiness awaiting   I wish I could be an acolyte of the goddess of love In a far off land of forever happy ever after To see […]

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WISHES ARE HORSES?

I want to stand on the heels of the stars And kiss the moon increasing my light I want to dance with the whirling of the wind And kill the beats of birds that prey I want to marry fireflies in the night And have them glow even when there is light I want to […]