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WOMEN EMANCIPATION

LIGHT OF AFRICA!

I Like goods, they’re transported in goods Like firewood, they are bundled to alien homes They are things sold in barter trade Oh Africa! Oh paths of lives! II Like tools, they are used and left Like the headless, they are shunned in decisions Like crumbs, they are swept as rubbish Oh Africa! Oh paths […]

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PAST LIVERS

  Theirs was to be the cooks And shy from books   Theirs was to the weights Of the night and be baits   Theirs was to be the incubators And be great spectators   Theirs was to till the farms And protect little ones from harms   Theirs was to be clear of dreams […]

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WOMEN EMANCIPATION

A THORN IN THE BED

In countless words told I could easily break in a thoughtless hold   For many cagy stitchy words The machines kept busier with their mouths than hungry birds   To paint the picture of my frailty Interfering with my mental agility   Your back must please in a pleasurable bed It doesn’t have to be […]

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DESPERATION

She works in the kitchen But her ears are in the bedroom Alert and protective of her infant cradle One eye is on the road Awaiting the arrival of her beloved As the other works with her hands To put great taste on the table But her welcoming goes sour.   Her beloved comes with […]