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Second to None… Stream of Consciousness Saturday

Our individuality is special. We write differently, think differently, each person is second to none. However, when we try to become someone else we become less original, that person takes first place and we second place. No one is you. You are second to none. ***** In response to the prompt "second" hosted by Linda… Continue reading Second to None… Stream of Consciousness Saturday

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Harmattan in Lagos, Nigeria

Amihan (Day 21) : Word High July Amihan - Northeast wind, breeze Word High July Last week, I taught the topic Ecology and one important abiotic factor - Wind, in the terrestrial habitat. Wind is air in motion. I discovered in the course of teaching that class that the northeast wind brings harmattan to Nigeria.… Continue reading Harmattan in Lagos, Nigeria


Word High July : Kundiman

Kundiman (Day 20) Kundiman - Love song I searched my phone Looking for a song that I can call your own All the love songs don't exactly explain it They don't hit home It is still feels like a dream Tell no one That I smile to myself That I picture you talking to me… Continue reading Word High July : Kundiman


Word High July: Marahuyo

Marahuyo (Day 16) Marahuyo - To be enchanted I met him only once. I never spoke to him and he was obviously the ladies man. They flocked around him, trying to get his attention. I remember sitting a little distance away watching him. He had brown eyes. In these parts, most people have black iris… Continue reading Word High July: Marahuyo

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Word High July : Balintataw

Balintataw (Day 14) Balintataw - The pupil of the eye I called the forbidden name She turned to me The shock so vivid The pupil dilates As she clutches her hands To her chest I have never met her But I remind her Of a cruel past She regains composure Baring her teeth with Eyes… Continue reading Word High July : Balintataw