Category Archives: Life

Our shadow selves

they are everywhere I hear their voices, they cry everyday but all is noise always has been, its not the first its been like that many years on the streets and the villages the same sad songs, songs of fatherless … Continue reading

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I woke up early today

sweet mama, you live every day, as ever like yesterday, only now years gone by in mine heart. your eyes always gleamed like sapphires beyond price the night on the eve of my first form though with tears, that didn’t … Continue reading

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Apology

pardon,if you will, my indulgence but matters of the heart hold me captive. no i had said but you insisted and said you too no i seek to state my case thus and trust that within the bounds of your … Continue reading

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Explorer

Exploration, I’ve done In the home mountains, The virgin lands of our village Stones I’ve turned, big and small Thick and thin trees I’ve scampered, Green brushes pulled down, Wet and dry lands, I’ve traversed The untamed African lands But … Continue reading

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The tap

In our house Water oozes From a wall, Amazing and funny it is They call it a tap But still I don’t understand High up the building No rivers insight But water still oozes from the wall It’s stupid to … Continue reading

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We will always love you.

I sit to watch the sun go down Listen to your song “Will always love you” And smile with tears in mine eyes As darkness settles in I realize it Its gonna be very dark for long indeed Like a … Continue reading

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Mama

Many years gone Yet memories and dreams Of your love and gentility Of your soothing smile Of your big heart Of your great kindness Lives on and on The days we fed on your love The weeks we sat in … Continue reading

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