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My Father Has Two Lives - Ola TheRAWPoet

What if I ask you about your father? "I once asked my friend to tell me about his dad; afterward, it dawned on him that, that is one of the most difficult questions he's ever had to answer & it's not because he didn't have what to…
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FOR MY SAKE

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…
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1234 - Loving you is not easy

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…
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Monsters And Balloons

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…
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10,000 smiles

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…
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I was born a sinner

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…
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I don't trust humans.

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…
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I'll, not because I will.

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…
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BallersConnect : flawless OR a gallant error?

After the expensive hype, we all wanted a whole lot. We hoped as a community, yearning, waiting to be fed with the best hangout ever. Dropped in a loop of boundless doubt, unsure of the whole idea, wondering with a punched mind, sharing frequent…
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The Elections (Spoken Word Poetry)

I am ET Godspower, a native of Bayelsa State, Nigeria. I do spoken word poetry professionally and this is my excerpt for the Nigerian elections. Download The Elections (mp3) https://youtu.be/VzejgRTRw4w Godspower is not a newbie to…
olaadene

My Father Has Two Lives - Ola TheRAWPoet

What if I ask you about your father? "I once asked my friend to tell me about his dad; afterward, it dawned on him that, that is one of the most difficult questions he's ever had to answer & it's not because he didn't have what to…
,

FOR MY SAKE

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…
, ,

1234 - Loving you is not easy

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…
,

Monsters And Balloons

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…
, , ,

10,000 smiles

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…
, ,

I was born a sinner

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…
, ,

I don't trust humans.

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'll, not because I will.

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…
,

BallersConnect : flawless OR a gallant error?

After the expensive hype, we all wanted a whole lot. We hoped as a community, yearning, waiting to be fed with the best hangout ever. Dropped in a loop of boundless doubt, unsure of the whole idea, wondering with a punched mind, sharing frequent…
, ,

The Elections (Spoken Word Poetry)

I am ET Godspower, a native of Bayelsa State, Nigeria. I do spoken word poetry professionally and this is my excerpt for the Nigerian elections. Download The Elections (mp3) https://youtu.be/VzejgRTRw4w Godspower is not a newbie to…