Poetry

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A Verse To HIV

You sealed my fate But I clutch to my faith No…not faith, ‘cos I’m still afraid A-quiver under your siege * You came bearing VI loads In CD-4 depleting packages

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SOLILOQUY

Did I find you Or simply thought that I did? Our impassioned craze Was it love or was it chemistry? Numb we were, shorn to the feel Of pain, of

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A Verse To Him

FOREWORD: So someone (whose name you’ll know soon enough) has a crush on our dear sweet Chestnut. This someone has a magic with words, and decided to cast a spell

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TALES OF THE HEART

I never knew there were powers Beyond resistance I never knew anything hotter than fire Searing, branding my heart more than the panther’s claws I never swam somewhere deeper than

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Dear Ex Lover

Writer’s Note: I had a lover who I thought was the best thing ever that happened to me. Turns out he wasn’t. All through the five months we were together,

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CHRISTMAS MORNING

Santa called to ask if I’m OK He said the winter love is spreading everywhere. I know your little sister was just brought to the hospital again. And your mum

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When IT Happens

Like a thief in the night It hits you Like a blow from your past Boom! It strikes Out of the blues Into the new Knocking you off your feet

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LIVE YOUR LIFE

FOREWORD: Today is World AIDS Day – a day to celebrate the promise of the day when the world will be completely free of new HIV infections, discrimination against HIV

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When I Write A Poem About Love

The truth is… When I asked you for a Chai latte, what I meant to say was: “I was walking past. I saw you in the window. I only came

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MY RISING

Like the Morning Sun Bright and early Wasting no time, waiting no more I rise * Like a Phoenix Avian legend steeped in magic Rebirth brand new I rise