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Mentor

1 hour ago 1 minute read 0 comments emily2u

You’re my mentor,Wise and trusted.As your “daughter”,I can never be corrupted.Thanks for your assistance,Unfailing all these years.You go the distance,To ensure I don’t need tears.Of all the things you taught,The uppermost in mind ---To have a bright...

My Forbiden Love experience: Spoken Word

3 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Batinium

PART 1 Dark rain clouds gathered slowly  Wind gushed past the Mopane trees Bending and shaking them vigorously  Darkness creeped in, chasing away light And, it went quiet. No noise Only the sound of wind, rattling of leaves,  And temperatures dropped...

Ships from other worlds

9 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments espacioreal

they open their hands to receive the ricethey have fish in their spine thatburned in the sea, burning algae and detached planksof ships from other worlds,agitated in the rogue vertigo of tendernesschew the grains with their gums because their teethlo...

My Wish...

21 hours ago 1 minute read 1 comment Olawalium

Today, I saw two lovebirdsThey held each other's handThey spoke in whispersAnd the sound of their laughter sounded like musicWhat a beautiful sight to behold They looked like what we used to beThey had the flame and the fireThey looked like they wo...

An Observer.

21 Sep 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Olawalium

The gentle hustle and bustleof small groups in the pavilionChatting away endlesslyAs I sit here with rampaging thoughts in my head I sight a couple in loveAbsorbed with each other as they continue to chatTheir burning love must have muted the noise...

📝 Crypto Poem 04 | Nano, the biggest one 🔬

21 Sep 2021 1 minute read 0 comments mabc95

🧮 Ten to the minus nine going beyond math An open source asset for decentralization Solving the blockchain scalability limitations Supported thanks to directed acyclic graphs   👨‍💼 Started with the name RaiBlocks by Collin LeMahieu Given through capt...

No Stopping Time

21 Sep 2021 1 minute read 0 comments emily2u

As the seconds tick by Wrinkles line my face; Greys pop from my scalp Time, it runs at its own pace.      Who can stop Father Time?  Absolutely no one, big or small; For he who governs life And dictates the length for all.      Make the best use of e...

The smell of magnets

21 Sep 2021 1 minute read 0 comments espacioreal

even on the nape of the neck he wears the butterflythe smell of magnets overflowing fantasy, one thing wassafe in those days: God could turn us to stone withjust think about it,the valley of mourning turned you into a poet just by having breathed int...

I Wonder...

20 Sep 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Olawalium

Early morning trips to the streamStack naked under mama's wrapperWith unrivalled joy and boisterousnessWe make our way down to the stream Whatever it was that could be hidingWe never cared, maybe there was noneWe always make the journeyto and fro u...

Trying to Keep Awake

20 Sep 2021 1 minute read 4 comments emily2u

The day seems longMy eyes are shutting,Trying to stay awakeTemples I keep rubbing.The smell of medicated oilClears my blocked nose,As it hits my nostrilsMy mind jumbled with prose.It's time for bedMy body is saying,Yet with so much to doThis signal I...