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barricades by Ejiro Edwards is a poem published on
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Barricades What it means when a man falls from the sky. Lesley Nneka What shall I render unto you /this burnt body /I meant offering/sorry what difference does it make…More

fountain of love nantygreens
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There’s a fountain that gives love where light and darkness collide The dreams of giant edifice on the streams of unending smile Like logging off from signals filled with handwritings…More

life nantygreens
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Of skinny children with empty bowls
Of moguls dressed in gilded attires
Of ancestors long gone

abused nantygreens
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When you came to seek my commitment
You came wearing no sterns but smiles.
You knelt to our customs, and laid a-front my parents.
You promised me heaven, on earth,

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