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It’s not that

It’s not that

By Maureen N. Mclane It’s not that I’m opposedto poison in my lips or pig in my soap—it’s not that I’m opposed. It’s not that I’m opposedto plastic bottles that won’t decompose to malodorous phosphorus flows—it’s not that I’m opposed to what you propose—surgery on your imperfect nose favelas blastedwith hoses— it’s not that I’m…

Love scrubs

Love scrubs

By Ogbor Blessing Oluchi I stared into space as I normally do, everything felt numb again as it did when the father of my daughter died, Fred had been my all, he wasn’t just my partner or fiancé he was the father of the sweetest girl I know who happens to be my daughter but…

Lift every voice and sing

Lift every voice and sing

BY JAMES WELDON JOHNSON Lift every voice and sing   Till earth and heaven ring, Ring with the harmonies of Liberty; Let our rejoicing rise High as the listening skies, Let it resound loud as the rolling sea. Sing a song full of the faith that the dark past has taught us, Sing a song full of the hope that the present has…

What Life Should Be

What Life Should Be

By Patricia A. Fleming To learn while still a childWhat this life is meant to be.To know it goes beyond myself,It’s so much more than me. To overcome the tragedies,To survive the hardest times.To face those moments filled with pain,And still manage to be kind. To fight for those who can’t themselves,To always share my…

Sonnet: I Thank You

Sonnet: I Thank You

BY HENRY TIMROD I thank you, kind and best beloved friend, With the same thanks one murmurs to a sister, When, for some gentle favor, he hath kissed her, Less for the gifts than for the love you send, Less for the flowers, than what the flowers convey; If I, indeed, divine their meaning truly,…

Happy 14th birthday

Happy 14th birthday

@Sabrina ( g1rlchat) Please kindly checkout my baby girls blog, she’s doing wonders in that page. In honour of sabi’s day , I sent her 14 questions about herself and I would love love love to share her remarkable answers with you guys. Here we go Happy 14th Sabrina 1. How do you feel about…