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from different poets in Nigeria and around the world. Read inspiring poems from contributing Poets to inspire you.
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this heart of mine
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I have too much sympathy for the world,

That I fear that I may be blinded from the fact;

The heart of man is wicked and the world breeds evil.

Just as the man who sits on the road,

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men mold breast like clay
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Men Mold Breast Like Clay
Breast look down when they’ve died.

Show not a man the church where clays pray, the soil where clays worship, the body where clays fast, the building where clays speak in tongues.

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