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Poetry-Monkey Tail

Poetry-Monkey Tail

Monkey Tail I will not be intimate with a temptress, Will not take the tempting stress, But you cannot love the monkey and hate its tail. Stop kicking (...)

by Gibril Koroma | February 2009 | 605 views

Poetry—Celebrating Humanity? Yes, we Can!

Poetry—Celebrating Humanity? Yes, we Can!

Celebrating Humanity? Yes, we Can! (Eulogy for Barak Hussein Obama,embodiment of the unity of the human race) B y Mohamed Boye Jallo Jamboria, Norway. (...)

| January 2009 | 796 views

Poetry—The Wooden Bowl

Poetry—The Wooden Bowl

The Wooden Bowl By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. I guarantee you will remember the tale of the Wooden Bowl tomorrow, a week from now, a (...)

| January 2009 | 1131 views

Poetry—Yenga oh Yenga

Poetry—Yenga oh Yenga

This is an ode to the people of Sierra Leone whose territory, Yenga in Kailuhun District continues to be occupied by Guinean forces more than a decade (...)

| January 2009 | 601 views

Poetry: A Note to a Friend - Part 1

Poetry: A Note to a Friend - Part 1

A Note to a Friend-Part 1 By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. You have asked me the same questions Day in, day out. Now I give you my (...)

| January 2009 | 500 views

Short story-The Angel of Death

Short story-The Angel of Death

The Angel of Death By Bakar Mansaray, Toronto, Canada. As she limped along the bush-path that led to the refugee camp, the early morning dew prevented (...)

| December 2008 | 1077 views

Poetry—The Child of Destiny

Poetry—The Child of Destiny

The Child of Destiny By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. No one knows what tomorrow holds, Because destiny is fatally flawed It rises up (...)

| November 2008 | 601 views

Poetry---Holidays

Poetry---Holidays

Holidays By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. I Holidays are happy times Spent with loved ones Reliving happy memories When (...)

| November 2008 | 498 views

Poetry---Lungi International Airport Exchange

Poetry---Lungi International Airport Exchange

Lungi International Airport Exchange. By Mohamed Kunowah-Tinu Kiellow, The Netherlands. Bra Spider: This haggard life of mine is now approaching its (...)

| October 2008 | 701 views

Poetry—My Mother's Warning

Poetry—My Mother’s Warning

My Mother’s Warning By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. My daughter: “Without social affluence and Economic wealth, the world (...)

| September 2008 | 511 views