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I’m a silhouette seeking colors…

May 31, 2019

If you found yourself in my shoes, you would choose to walk barefootA lot on my plate isn’t actually nutritiousI’m not balanced ‘cos I ain’t die yetYou’d ask how I became this? I’ve learned from my indecision making decisions for me. I’m a cross between strong morals and I have to surviveThese soiled hands can […]

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FOR MY SAKE

May 1, 2019

This is a true story, and it all began when the man fell. I was to blame for this, cos it was my deeds. My mistake brought sin, I was to be judged guilty. Death stood smiling, holding the keys. I lost the life in me, But then there was a switch… The son of […]

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1234 – Loving you is not easy

April 2, 2019

1234Loving you is not easyElse, I would have stopped the count at 3I miss not missing you. ABCDLoving you isn’t sweetElse I would have stopped at the letter CBut you are no vitamin, more like a deficiency. Loving you is not idealIt’s not for the fainthearted And their is no pride in itNot when it […]

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Monsters And Balloons

March 21, 2019

My monsters gave me a grinWhen I was little they gave dreamsBut I’ve long grownAnd life has reshaped them into frightening gnomes. My monsters gave me a grinBut as an Adult, they give me chillsFor my innocence life has whippedAnd I’m tempted to say the younger me was just naive. But what if the younger […]

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10,000 smiles

March 19, 2019

We have an abundance hereWith every tick-tock We having thick talkAbout happiness. There’s a whole lot of self-love quotes flying aroundHappiness promoting woke statements tooSo I tell you, friend, We have an abundance of it here. Don’t let the default on rents fool youOr a kid’s school fees rants clue youI implore you not to […]

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I was born a sinner

March 9, 2019

I was born a sinnerBut I promise I will be better. I didn’t choose the natureBut my choices ain’t yoursI grew up in streets that are hotFor the men are cold. I lay blamesLike for me, no good foundation was laid. I believe in a higher beingBut never needed HIM to get high and pleasedI […]

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I don’t trust humans.

February 22, 2019

I don’t trust humansWhy should I? Same folks that make the peace sign with the index and middle fingerUse the same fingers to imitate a gun. And when writing me a peace letterSupports the biro tightly with the middle finger. Why should I trust humansHas my back only to stab me in the back. I […]

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I’ll, not because I will.

February 15, 2019

I’ll cry, not because it’s fun But because they need to confirm that I’m alive. I’ll walk, not because I feel crawling sucks But void of growth, who am I? I’ll be off to school Long before I understand what it is. I’ll fall in love against my preferences Just because Cupid is a bully. […]

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