The Gladiator

the gladiator

When the gates swung open There stood a masterpiece In the guise of an Alien he hummed a soft hymn of hope Tho’ the birds chirped awfully loud he remained the center piece lean shoulders raised proud like a gladiator in Ancient Greece The drums drowns out his voice his calloused feet are weary but […]

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Alexander’s guide to Relinquishing control

control

It takes a lot to admit I have a problem. It’s not exactly a habit. I doubt it’s as easy as quitting sugar cravings, perhaps everyone struggles this at some point. I may have written about this previously in subtext. Hi, my name is Idara-abasi and I’m a control addict. Origin I guess this stems […]

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The sky is falling

The sky is falling

The sky is falling. I said it before, so let’s talk this bizarre climate changes. One day brimstones will rain down from the sky. We just can’t keep ignoring this. Man’s carbon footprints is crazy high, it’s destroying the planet we swore to love and protect. We’re advancing in technology but making primitive mistakes. The […]

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Musical chairs

musical chairs

Beware. the war isn’t over till it’s over and someone is bleeding scarlet on marble floor Yes. the hands of time are ticking, ever so irritable, never reversing. Always tinkering Look how far i’ve come, embracing the parts that weren’t elegant Only to strip down the old tinsel and spray on a new paint I […]

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A New Day

The moon draws a curtain in the early morning. Dew drops settle on grass leaves in uniform beads. The Cock wakes up from his usual branch and rattles other woodland critters. They stir up a fiery ruckus after satisfying their hunger. All except the Koala whose psychological rhythm is the opposite. Natural light slowly sets […]

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Faith

faith

“It’s true I washed your blood with my colourful fabric ingest me like the blue pill and I will roar you into ethereal youth When you’re lost in a sea of hauntings I will be there with the key to pandora’s chest while you’re waiting for dreams to unfold there will be singes of thunderstorm […]

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My Silver Bullet

my silver bullet

I heard him cork the gun, I felt it aimed at my torso. I wrym and wiggle like a pregnant Caribou the end of today is the beginning of tomorrow so where I end, is the point you begin Borders are not my friend, regulations are not my Anthem Hard to live in a paradise […]

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Under the Sea

under the sea

what is that squishy thing o’er yonder? it’s milky translucency, like sand on the beach makes me wonder what is Vertebrate and anthropoid for not all that meets the eye is as it seems The waves crash on oceanic floor with mighty brute and force it’s vast strength can nether be measured or compared the […]

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Another day, another year

another day, another year

Every time it rains You’re here in my head like the sun coming out I just know that something good is gonna happen I don’t know when but just say a decree and make it happen… Cloudbusting, Kate bush Today is infamously the day my parents arguably claim I was born on. I have no […]

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Do you read me?

I watch you daily because your history leaves a cache trail of fine print. I notice the whites of your eyes gleam at a variety of anonymous sites. Registered in the clouds are a collection of stories, and photography, too many to count since the lovers of art walk a nostalgic part. Each artist’s works […]

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