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You Miss Him A Little, A Little Too Much

You know its really over when you remember the first days.When you first met him in person after you finally answered his text.At first you felt a bit shy; but more comfy later on because he was fun and funny, probably funnier than both Donald Trump and Aden Duale…he made you laugh your soul out…

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Last Night She Came Home Drunk.

The last time we talked you were married. You’re still married right huh? Mrs Maina, that’s the name I read on your official documents on the bedside table, just as you slid inside the blanket, the blanket that I lay under, covering my little symbol of manhood. Its little haha, or that’s how you made…

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I Should Have Kissed You

Dear you, you who broke my heart You who dumped me the day you grew breasts, you who who’d kiss me with eyes open and I saw nothing awkward about it. You who I walked with from estate to estate, trying to floss your little butt to the village boys. I hope it’s grown bigger,…

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Jingle Bells, Dad, and Fake Christmas

Christmas, glad it’s finally over. The whole Christian world was so orgasmic about the second coming of Jesus Christ. Even those of us who aren’t actually Christians as such were forced to sit and read all their rants on how they planned to spend the twenty fifth day of December. Now I don’t have a…

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Mama I Made It

Last week I got a surprise invite to Java House by this longtime friend of mine who happened to be back in the country from overseas. I don’t know which country specifically and neither do I know the job he does there but I heard rumors that he happens to work in some bank over…

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Pray For Paris, Gone But Not Forgotten.

If with each word I pen, I would bring back life, And if a twinkle would resonate, a “no-longer” soul Then,the power bestowed upon me would raise them, Back with each drop of my ink, To create a new life within the vessels of their breath. If every word from my dictionary will mean ‘life’…

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Of Adolescence and Lost Virginity

“Oh, oh, here we go, summer time is here you know! It’s ah holiday, school is closed…..” That’s the anthem. 18 year olds are finally released from school, or prison as they call it. They’ve completed the second bit of the 8-4-4 school system and to them this just means the whole world to them.…