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Foreign Poems love poems Poetry quotes

Patience | Najwa Zebian

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When by Robin Bliss

When I leave this bodyFor a better place.Don’t cry or weep for me.For I am with you always,And always means forever. When you step outside and,Feel the wind on your face.It’s just my lips kissing you gently.When the wind catches your hairIt is my fingers playing softly. I am the sun shining from a sky […]

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Africa haiku night poems

Haiku: Owl

Owl dusk huntSquealing batsNight moments

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Quote on Love

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. —Lao Tzu

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Africa Rwanda

Beautiful Rwanda (Pics)

Welcome to beautiful, clean and breathtaking Rwanda! From Rwanda the Heart of Africa

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Africa art nature poems Poetry

Love Muse: Let’s Dance

Oh, I’m trying… Generally, I’m trying to perfect my art of writing, and in particular for love and lovers. I believe love is a remedy to all problems faced by the human race. Well, without further ado, I present another love muse. Good night. ✌️ Let’s Dance Let’s dance under the moonlight, Hold my hands, […]

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inspiration quotes reflection

Don’t Give Up Yet

Never forget, “if you lost it, it’s because you are meant to find something better.” Let go of the past and make room for what is coming.

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Africa folklore lullaby

Lullaby Tonight

Have you ever been on the pathway to sleep And all you could see was circles spiralling, twisting and falling like mild paints on the wall? Strange as it seems… Weird songs of night come alive: Sweet melodies of the frog choir across the road where the rain water log… And the trembling voices of […]

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Africa ethiopia

10 Surprising Facts About Ethiopia

10 Surprising Facts About Ethiopia🇪🇹 1. There are thirteen months to the year based on their calendar, which means they are in 2013. 2. Ethiopians also measure the hours of a day to a different schedule based on the logic that the clock starts when the day does. 3. Ethiopia is the only African country […]

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Quotes on Perseverance

A Japanese proverb says “fall seven times, stand up eight.” Vince Lombardi said, “There’s only one way to succeed. In anything, and that is to give it everything.” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: “If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it; every arrow that flies feels the attraction of earth.” ALWAYS REMEMBER […]

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Love Poem: Truth

The truth is I came all the way Waiting for this moment, Running from my feelings Then I met you My feet stayed still Maybe they floated a little And I couldn’t leave without Letting you know how I felt

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Africa Africa, Poetry and Love writing

Night Poem: Light

Amid dark skies and night, Through quietness and mists Beloved Providence grants To bring through the dark, a light

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Africa nature poems

Sunrise

Sunrise is truly a sign of a new beginning. The atmosphere is fresh, So are dew up the trees, Behind every great rock See the golden sunrise!

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Nature nature poems

A Fierce Harmattan

Sandy sheepfold Harsh harmattan Thrusting dry wind Down the mountain

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Africa Igbo culture

Dialogue 6: Ancient Folklore Rivalries

Ancient Folklore Rivalries Storyteller: Otii! Audience: Oyoo! Storyteller: Otii!! Audience: Oyoo!! Storyteller: Today we will examine an incident that led to two friends becoming the world’s example of bitter rivalry. Oral folklore from ancient times has long been reported in several narratives that happened between the cat and rat. Indeed, in modern times, it is […]

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Africa, Poetry and Love Kenya

Masai

Masai – the people who are one with nature

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art nature poems

Playing Child

Don’t let the sun set end this play, dear child Today was a race up hills & down valleys, Your little legs an exalted wagon for hope Greeted by green trees that stand sentry Let the wind soar with your kite & dreams So that the dancing wind may find a friend With you, an […]

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Africa art love

Muse: My Sunshine

Love is magical. I don’t know what else is Below is a quick muse, written from the heart. And, this heart is full of love. Hopefully, it will find its missing piece. You’re sunshine, The one who plays Strings of my heart

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Africa Africa, Poetry and Love

Rural Uganda (Images)

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Africa Nature nature poems

I See The Morning Sun

I heard the morning sun Sing to the village below Through cream-coloured curtains Her poems echo some moments ago I see sunflowers dance by the roadside Throwing sweet fumes up the sky I see a dried crust of loose brown earth Colour pastures were several termites Dwell, in broken, collective settlements I see the strong […]

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African Quote on Heroism

If heroes were born in the morning, the night will be too cold to receive them – Okoroji Chidiebere

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Africa Nature nature poems night poems

Haiku: Bright Evening

Bright eveningSparrows sing,Lovers listen

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Quote on Life

The healthiest response to life is joy – Deepak Choora

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Africa culture/tradition masquerades

Masquerade Day in Umudinja (Pics)

Listen! It’s prudent to take pictures of masquerades from a safe distance. Why? A swipe of a masquerade’s cane can leave one reeling in pain. Now, that’s an easy rhyme! 😅 Today is Umudinja’s masquerade day. Masquerades are believed to be traditional spirits with sacred powers. They roam about the town seeking for people to […]

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haiku love Poetry

Haiku: Morning

Morning fresh Rosemary green Tree heaven

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Africa proverbs

African Proverb: On The Sun

African Proverb: The sun does not forget a village just because it’s small. Explanation: Normally, the sun shines on both the weak and strong, rich and poor, man and woman. It does not discriminate were to shine or not. That happens with life as well. Providence gives everyone equal opportunity, as life is not bought […]

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Foreign Poems Poetry

Welcome to Life Again By David Thane Cornell

My sickbed’s a barren beach without a sail,And on a sheet of tepid moonlit sandI lie prone as though asleep, exhausted & pale.I’ll slip my fingers from death’s tightening hand;The vessel of my body cannot holdThe numbing stream of beauty pouring down.The sky ablaze with stars, so vast & old,Like Aaron’s rod, strikes water and […]

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Muse: Candlelight

See how her pretty light flickers Throwing the light on my papers As tongues of fire She seeks to be admired For even the wind has come To flirt and rest awhile

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Africa culture/tradition folklore

The Village Square

Night’s dance festival Brings all, big and small The farmer, wine tapper, The cobbler and dancers A night of skewered meat And one, where lovers tryst

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Notes on Confidence

Confidence defines behaviours and actions, so this new year, let’s do ourselves favours by believing we are whole and accompanying these thoughts with actions that make us grow. So, be grateful every second for who you are and this will change your internal believes over time. What you tell yourself will either make you attract […]

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Cranky Old Man

A brief intro When an old man died in the geriatric ward of a nursing home in an Australian country town, it was believed that he had nothing left of any value. Later when nurses were going through his meager possessions, they found this poem. Its quality and content so impressed the staff that copies […]

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haiku night poems

Night’s Haiku

Moon ball round Pitch-black cloud Night’s quiet lot

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Africa, Poetry and Love

The Arrogant King

Once upon a time in a land far away, there lived a king who didn’t listen to anyone. He was so stubborn that he thought he knew everything. If anyone tried to advise or share an opinion with him, he would reject it. He felt good doing this and hence earned for himself, the name […]

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all my friends and followers. Enjoy the fresh air and beginning.

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