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MERRY CHRISTMAS by David O. Obokoh

Merry Christmas Bells ring Lights sparkle Every Christmas Everyone is smiling Everyone I know Loves Christmas Everyone is happy Jesus is born Merry Christmas © David O. Obokoh 2018

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CHRISTMAS!!! by Fikunayomi S. Turner-Shaw

Christmas, Christmas, Christmas I smell and feel it in the air Even the atmosphere changes There is something so unique about Christmas I cannot tell, It is different from every other celebration or festival I know or have heard about. It is about the remembrance of the birth of the savior of the world, who […]

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COUNTLESS By Mweni Chola(Zambia)

Let me just say it was love at first sight;He was–the perfect Prince charming.If there’s anything better than a fairy tale,then he definitely belonged there.I was captivated by his physiqueHis body I instantly fail forLook,I was just a  teenage  high school girlAnd my best friends had sugar daddies Who gave them everything myfather failed to give […]

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FROM HERE TO ENTITY By Peter Mwale(Zambia)

I stand in front of two gates; And now I must decide my fate. My feet are itching for the wide gate, But my heart is screaming for that with panes so narrow. I see them rushing to the wide gate-many; But none at the narrow one. Get this, I hate to be different But […]

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NIGERIA MY MOTHERLAND By Fikunayomi S. Turner-Shaw

Fikayo as we fondly call her is a warm and intelligent girl to be with. She is nine(9) years old and and in Grade 5. This young child has simply pour her concerns concerning our great country Nigeria in this poem.  Please don’t forget to drop your comments when you read her piece as she would be […]

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HELPLESSNESS By Stephanie E. Ofeoshi

Introducing to you our esteemed readers is Stephanie E. Ofeoshi. Stephanie is a 14 years old girl who loves writing, she is ready to use her pen greatly. She also likes reading inspirational books. Isn’t that amazing seeing a young girl who is already enthusiastic about the power of her pen.  Kindly drop a comment to encourage Young […]

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I AM A COLOURLESS AFRICAN by Onyinyechukwu Douglas

Introducing to you our esteemed readers is Onyinyechukwu Douglas. A 17 years girl who believes that Africa’s future is young. Can you beat that? I told you this next generation isn’t here to play. Their creativity is out of the world. Onyinyechukwu is ready to change the face Africa. Enjoy her poem and please don’t forget to drop […]

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THE DECLARATION OF A 17 YEAR OLD ENGRACED CHILD ON HER BIRTHDAY

I got to know this lovely girl who is fast becoming a beautiful lady in church where I serve as a Sunday school teacher. Abilove as I always call her is such a warm girl to be with. I have heard her mother (we call her ‘Iyalade’, a mother of mothers and a mother to […]