Tag: Fake

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Signed in Sincerity (Spoken word video)

A spoken word poem regarding seeming sincerity and how it is common for us to lie, convince ourselves of intentions to see ourselves as better than we are even when very subtle, whether we actually represent or strive for the causes in which we claim, and for many the hypocritical nature of our actions and…
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Glamour (Short Story)

Her stage name personified her reputation – ‘Glamour’. Heralded now by millions, she was idolised by young and old, male and female. An actress that rose to superstar status, now seated in a first class carriage on her way to an awards ceremony, peering outside the glass window as a more ordinary world passed by…
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Layers of being (Poem)

Aesthetics of covering cosmetics can keep appeal, as I’ve yet to be peeled Chopped or diced, from farmers market to exposed in the basket, for I’m not like others more fruitful.   Banana skins protect their sweetness, and citrus sits to rest on tongues, Yet I speak from different scales, enveloping the bitterness to soak…
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It's nothing personal…(Poem)

It’s nothing personal…   Yet my world made me nonplussed where more was becoming less constructs over a core emptiness mirages coating our not being fussed   When it became more about being in the know less about knowing actual beings actors in this virtual show creating a mass acceptance of seeming   Though maybe…
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Networking not working. (Poem)

If so few understand… I wonder if this highlights a problem that is my own or failures in all our insight.   When everything has been reduced to retweets, favourites and likes, This artificial hold on our image, Plagues my thinking through the nights.   These amusements are amusing Musing I am, in deliberation. Attitudes…
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A brother to me (Poem)

NB: This poem has no reference to my biological brother, couldn’t be further from it but in reference to the ones that are friends or peers that claim friendship to be ‘like a brotherhood’. If you claim to be my brother, then be like a brother to me, For artificial blood serves me no benefits,…
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