Have you ever? 

Edit Have you been very heard a heart break ?Its gunshots fired , Missiles launched . Have you ever ? Well I have , Every time you stare into her eyes , Every time you tell her she looks beautiful In those dresses you told me you don’t like . Have you ever heard a […]

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Walls 

I have a wall you cannot see Because it’s deep inside of me. It blocks my heart in every side And helps emotions there to hide. You cannot reach in I cannot reach out , You wonder what it’s all about. The wall is built that you cannot see Results of insecurity . Each time […]

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Ja-mwa

To my children, If your father is considered a ja-mwa (foreigner) in my mother’s land, And me in his mother’s I will curve my people’s traditions With my nurturing arms onto your skin, And rest you on your father’s shoulders that he may show you his. So when they ask you where you are from, […]

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Stalking hearts .

I can see you through my bedroom window. Your feet are hanging down the branches of this bushy tree. You are staring at her through her window , waiting for her to sleep so you can take pictures . It’s 10p.m and you are holding up your lense. You do this thrice a week ,Mondays […]

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To my first Love 

I imagine you are drowning in the overflow of love from a woman strong enough. Strong enough to love you . A woman stronger than me. Sometimes my mind shifts to the days when I was a tough and stubborn girl still learning to control the strength of the wind beneath my wings. We were […]

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