Spoken Word: A BENIGHTED PUN by Victor Eshiet

September 9, 2021

The Sun stood still the whole of the moment I realized the reality that was before me. Reflecting soberly, I saw the emotional drainage cutting through my marrow with pains and misery. Unhelpful as a sheep led before the slaughter; so was I in my misery. Alas! Words to convey my feelings have failed me. […]

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Teenagers in the States: Poetry

June 28, 2021

She became a teenager yesterday and the next day she claimed to had found love. If only she understood what love is. She yearned to perform what she had been seeing on her TV screen and on the pages of books. “What’s the feeling like?” She thought to herself. Alas! All she wanted was to […]

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