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DELUGE

By Taiwo Balogun - 29 Aug,2017 0 Comments
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It marched from east to west
Changing its apparel to a dark garment
A friendly enemy we have, but gleeful of its arrival
But oblivious of the imminent doom at its disposal

In lines, they descended on us
Perching on the ground, with a thud
Feeling unconcerned about it’s tantrums
But incessant and copious it becomes
Before we could prevent this inevitable assault
It had drawn its spear against us, we’re surrounded

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THE MIND

By Taiwo Balogun - 27 Aug,2017 0 Comments
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A powerful mental edifice
The spring of all sapiens conceptions
Dwell in all but not the wackos
Omniscient! Knows before you speak

From within it whispers
And the voice loud as though amplified
The architect of everything splendiferous
And a weapon of mass destruction

A fortress to the cerebrals
But a mere tool in the hands of a gype

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