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Chapter 1: O Murdres! This world, you know, is concrete. And did I mention cold?” I said lying on the bed. My lower body was inside the black velvety quilt. I put a cigarette between my lips, unburnt. “Ya. It’s...

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I won’t leave you, ever You will be my always, forever Even if you bleed me Even if you crush me Even if you harm me Even if you disturb me I won’t leave you, ever I love you, I’ll always be by...

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The Girl

March 4, 2020Poems

The girl who used to motivate others… Is now the girl who herself need motivation…. The girl who stopped other from ending their life… Is now the girl who want to end her life The girl who used to...

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Love

March 4, 2020Poems

Going through the oldies Refolding the old stories The scars were gone long But left their marks behind on me The flowers in the books Were no less than a fool Making love relive We lost ourselves in the past Maybe...

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I bleed red,The scars rustedthe tears overflown,I craved for painnot for a sympathy gainquite long living suffocationI lived throbbing in every pulse,flowing in every veinI die less faster than i live,I fade hell-...

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The Sketch

March 4, 2020Poems

A pale and colourless piece of art.I found in my cupboard,Made by someone close to my heart.It was a sketch with no shades.Or, the colours have been washed up by the waves.Some spark was there,In those blurry...

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When I was in a state of despair,I made up my mind of desist everything.I was fully covered with darknessNo hope of light!No hope of happiness! No one was there to help me out.No one was there to pat my...

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I Waited Here

February 13, 2020Poems

I waited here Those long hours, for youHopeful, you would notice me todayThen you cameAnd you gave a glanceTwo-second attention – like a goldfishI countedThrough the hurry in your eyesI counted, till you...

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Delusions

January 23, 2020Short stories

Fola grinned on the front page again, beside the president. Why him all the time? Where has he been that I haven’t? I’ve been to the tropical paradise where green carpet damps the feet with comfiness....

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Need

January 12, 2020Rants

I need to be reminded what a privileged life I have.  So many horrible things happen in this life time and so many people endure horrible things.  Happiness should be celebrated and there is no need to put negative...

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January 12, 2020Poems

I wish you knew  How it felt  To run my hands through your hair  Grab your black tshirt around your waist  The way your arms felt I’ve always missed  Gripping them in my hands when you pushed into me  You showed me...

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Just Another Song

January 12, 2020Poems

I want to know what you’re writing I want to know if it’s about me  I need to know if you’ve thought the way I do  I want to know how often and what it is  What it is you think about  What did I mean  How have I...

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Joe

January 12, 2020Poems

Sometimes I think my days away without you what would I do  Sometimes I feel like the world says you have to be alone to be strong  I think they’re wrong  Because your sole makes me feel like it’s okay to be me...

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Dry Throat

January 12, 2020Poems

  My heart hasn’t beat like this for so long My mouth hasn’t been this dry in forever  That same feeling in the back of my throat I used to have everyday  It’s surprising to me that I feel this way I really...

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Dead Super Hero

January 4, 2020Poems

  It started as pinches, the type that made your neighbours run to the wall, to hear his words tingle – pins. You noticed, as you walked the street, neighbours whispered, “see where he had punched”....

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Efe bit the hand that fed him. The fingers cried – pitiable waah! The thumb watched in awe. But Efe showed no remorse. He would still carry his shoulder, like one who hides a boil in his armpit.   Every...

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In my own right I’ll say Julie was not always right For she would think her left was the right But her right wasn’t the right, but the left Twas hard to tell her That the right was wrong Since the left...

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Childhood

December 6, 2019Poems

  We frolicked, hide and seek before twilight stole our sight The hairy village market was our maze, thick, tall and tangling Over the hill that drowned our houses, we wheeled Bedford’s black  Michelin...

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