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I want a break

Post Views = 2072I want a break From the noise that fills the air;   Honking cars The street robbers Hurling curses to Whomever cares to hear, The nagging cry of the homeless Always targeting me To drop a coin to feed their empty tanks Caring less of my own hustle. I want a break A break from the plastic …

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Letter to my unborn son

Post Views = 3081Greetings Babs, How have you been today? Have the small limbs grown any bigger? Has your cute face smiled today? Your joy is mine, and my instincts detect no cause for alarm. Your dad and I were at the clinic today. The doctors gave you a clean bill of health. I have no doubt that you’ll grow …

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Tell me

Post Views = 787Whats the point of forgiveness, If it still hurts so bad? Whats the logic behind it, If the damage can’t be undone? Whats the moral behind it, When the offender goes untouched? What the meaning of all these, If the victim can’t have a share of the same pie? An eye for an eye I think would …

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If I could

Post Views = 658If I could flash my memory, And get rid of you, I’d do so with glee To wash off every bit of you in me. Unfortunately, That can only happen with my gadgets, For I won’t retain my sanity After drastic memory lapse! If I could swallow Some powerful disinfectants, And dilute the taste of you within, …

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Kiswahili kitukuzwe

Post Views = 3574Ni Ijumaa iliyo jaa mambo na vijimambo tumbi nzima. Lakini ningependa uniazime dakika chache tu nikudokezee jambo. Si msururu wa mambo. Jambo moja tu nipe lako skio. Nasikitika kuona Kiswahili twakiua polepole. Tangu tujue kuporomosha King’eng’e basi hakitukoki mdomoni! Si shuleni si kazini hadi kwetu nyumbani tumeitukuza sana lugha ngeni.Tumesahau king’eng’e kilikuja na mbepari na chetu Kiswahili …

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Talent Unbound

Post Views = 640In the deepest depths of you and I Lies an acme of talent within That which none can do best But you who’s got the treasure within. In the deepest depths of you and I Lies the most beautiful jewel of a gift That needeth shine forth eternally Shriveled not by fear Nor a platform for exposure. …

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