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Suddenly, all those years of reading words – beautiful, mysterious and frightful words were being let out — Naa Takia

Attention Fellow Writers, Readers and Book Bugs.

Aside a lovely afternoon here in Ghana, guess what else I would like to share with you? While surfing my social media today, I saw a post shared by my … Continue reading

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April 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Along street edges.

Colorful petals drinking rain   along street edges. Authors Notes: Walking along the streets this morning, I noticed that plants looked a little brighter after absorbing the rain. It was … Continue reading

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April 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

In the jaws of an old song

Lying in the jaws of an old song the sunken pieces of a jaded smile brings an urn of cold grief. To where the sun is maybe-weary. Authors Notes: This … Continue reading

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April 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

…after you left.

And another thing I realized after you left… Life wasn’t hard. Afterall. Author’s Notes: I have come to realize that most often, we hold on to certain people and certain … Continue reading

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April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Right’In

Suddenly, all those years of reading words; beautiful, mysterious and frightful words were being let out. Author’s Notes: I wrote this short piece based on how I started writing. Some … Continue reading

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April 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Rainbow Bubble.

Everyone deserves their own happiness. The kind that puts them in their very own rainbow bubble.                                                                     

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April 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

When I Started to believe I wasn’t my all…

When I started to believe I wasn’t my all, I was 13. I had just turned the age where I ‘had’ to fit in; be like everyone, act the code … Continue reading

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March 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Autumn

Two seasons contend April’s fate the ground summer falls her guilt and the old wind’s cold ogle –Naa Takia  

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February 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Keepers!

So a couple of days ago after the quite unexpected spurt of “Men! Which is yours”, I promised a continuation on ” keepers”. Now for those of you who don’t … Continue reading

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February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Little Fantasies

You remind of me of Friday On the beautiful sand of noon we danced into the morrow I thought of you during summer Running to me with open arms Then … Continue reading

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January 31, 2015 · 2 Comments

Men! Which is yours?

So there’s a little twist today. I’m not here to talk about poetry or some short story. My focus is on the types of men…my view. Personal endeavors have led … Continue reading

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January 26, 2015 · 5 Comments

An Open Haven

Circling dim lights in an open haven smelling roses in the gentle meadow seeing time sprout from the ankles of the night feeling fireflies gift a wisp of life   … Continue reading

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January 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Poet’s Tone

He listens to the howls of the night and within its quiet bosom, he sets his thoughts on a soft trail. With his heart on a spark in the yawning … Continue reading

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November 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blue

You ask me how I feel? Plugged! Oh yes, Like my breath’s gone to waste Like my sweat’s got no shame But e’en all, no They’ve been rather beautiful, somedays … Continue reading

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November 9, 2014 · 16 Comments

Nanouka

If she sings to your heart, why not? Does not a name make the soul what it ought be? Nanouka, what isn’t a woman with the pride of age; a … Continue reading

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November 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Winter

Soon, dawn withers; even the dew Minutes shorten, breath goes Life breaks, and the ground receives There comes the end to much; even silence Then words begin to chase winds … Continue reading

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November 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

That Time Jamie Oliver Made “Jollof Rice” #JollofGate

Originally posted on Rant-y African't…:
? Yes, guys, it finally happened – they finally got their hands on Jollof rice! Some context for those who don’t know what Jollof…

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October 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Eden

She wraps herself in pure austerity with steps, beautiful light thuds of bliss Like a pick of mild posies, she is before thoughts, a supple aura.   Tomorrow’s diurnal, a … Continue reading

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October 24, 2014 · 1 Comment

Sooth-Say’ Naught.

Life is a make of cores telling ample truths heard by all, yet none. And our perception of it is a knack budding into a one sided phizog.   We … Continue reading

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September 23, 2014 · 5 Comments

Primrose

I have heard that you have begun searching for what you spew when you run off under the green of happy meadows looking back only once, to forget.   There … Continue reading

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August 28, 2014 · 2 Comments

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Meet Adom, my pretty cousin. Hope to have one of these little pumpkins soon. #ilovekids #adom ~In The Jaws Of An Old Song

Lying in the jaws of an old song
the sunken pieces of a jaded smile
brings an urn of cold grief.
To where the sun is maybe - weary.

#NaaTakia (Based on my mood today) For all writers out there who let the words out. 😊😊😉 Of course we look happy. Happy girls are the prettiest 😄😄😍😎💃👻 Nice place. #AfricanSun #FridayNight Who reads poetry when they are bored? ...and when you get the chance, dance! 💃💃💃 So this is the mischief I've been up to this morning. Hehehe.👻👻👻 Little miss reddie.🙌🙌😘😘😎🙈 Sometimes you need to let the "big" hair go #NaturalHair #AyigbeGirl #CornRoll Feeling funki fresh. #MoodPap #Weird What do you say when you wake up in the morning?

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