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Lo, I Am With You Always – OZIOMA OKAFOR

She thought she was all alone on this journey This Journey of living Endless heartbreaks has torn her heart apart Betrayal is something she has come to live with She couldn’t trust anyone, not even herself The future was bleak … Continue reading

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Pray

I used to be the wide eyed kid Sitting on the front row of that white pew Committing to memory, the words preached Fervently hoping when the trumpet sounds, I’m among the selected few To make it through those pearly … Continue reading

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A World Without Peace – FAKOYA SALAMOT

Envision A world without peace The earth would puff and cough like an engine Tired of going any further She would seek her mother But where would she be? For she is in need In need indeed! Then she begins … Continue reading

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I Believe

I believe in the moon, stars and planets They bring peace to my heart I believe in stolen kisses and long hugs The remembrance of young love they associate with I believe in road trips and family dinners The sense … Continue reading

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Scars To My Beautiful Vol Two – SAMSON OLOYEDE ELPRINCIPE

My heart still bleeds My mind still fragile My soul still feeble Let my feelings flow through my keypads Scars were birthed to my Beautiful The decapitation of my mind A sweet smile on my face As I write the … Continue reading

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The Song

I want to play you a song To soothe your ears To help wrap my sorrows in your life I want to play you a song To give rhythm to my lust for you And tone in intimate secrets of … Continue reading

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In The Name Of The Almighty – SEYITAN ELISHA

Evil reside in the heart of men so says the holy book sometimes I wonder where it may lead me to heaven or hell The heart of man is desperately wicked I am a witness a carrier of these words … Continue reading

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My Love Ye – AKEWUSOLA HABIB

Impeccable darlin Goed forgie me. Bonnie mua None spoiled you enough, I will, Rotten. A million women

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Spirit – EBUN DAMILOLA

The silence breeze greeting the market zone The deaf dancing in tune of the percussionist drum Spirited men laced in drunk banquet Hallowed the courtesans in the dry sand Patiently waiting as the kingdom cometh

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Scars To My Beautiful Vol One – SAMSON OLOYEDE ELPRINCIPE

From the floods of bedwetting Your monster reared its ugly heads From the dark inner caves of anger Scars were birthed to my Beautiful The decapitation of my body Indeed, a canvass was my body Marks, Bruises, Scars – home … Continue reading

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