Bye July

He too could not escape the effects of post-traumatic slave disorder, just like his parents and the preceding six generations at least. The only difference was that he understood the first rule of rational self-defence which is freedom of thought.

“Change will take a lifetime,” he opined. “I’m aware they see me as nothing more than a corporeal cipher, it’s a fact I cannot ignore but one that only motivates me more.”

The Value Perspective 

A viewpoint, where value is concerned, turns axiomatic when imposed, however subtly, by those with control over the system of economic function, upon an unsuspecting or indifferent public.

Perplexing Pecuniary Paradoxes


Addis Ababa Love iii

there was no great rift
only something special that we both cherished

and we were fully aware what the other brought to the relationship

she was my African queen
honey dip
baobab drink
madumbe coconut oil fried crisp

I was the Epsom salt to her feet
her relaxation
her need

it’s safe to say we were a perfect fit

The Purveyor of Profundities

Neither an artist
Nor a prophet of profit
Just a purveyor of profundities
And provider of fresh offerings

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Sun-spangled Sunday iii

After every storm is the calm
So whatever restores your equilibrium
Whether a countryside walk along the pine farms
Or reflective rest under a palapa in tropical climes
Do indeed take a little time
It will do you more good than harm

My Life, Your Lesson

life is a constant battle
and no matter how big the obstacle
you can always be the victor
as long as you never give up!