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Mind Of An Hungry Beggar Boy

We’re hungry But we lacking   We can’t even dare ask Cos for us all, eating food is really an heinous task   Their moving out in their cars While we, in here we are, hiding in our infectious scars   I wanna go out of here to there But what about these ones I’ve … Continue reading Mind Of An Hungry Beggar Boy

by Stephen Ajadi

What A Child Will Eat

The rain came unannounced, beating an incoherent rhythm on the leaky corrugated iron roof. Holes in the roof had let in sunlight, which formed various patterns on the floor and walls of the dark room. In an instant, the holes became inlets for rainwater. Bisoye stood up from the bed. She bent with difficulty to carry her three children, … Continue reading What A Child Will Eat