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MEMORY AS AN ALLOTROPE OF PAIN

Images. memories. blur? false!
now this pain will morph into a solemn sigh
& reverberations will hit the walls of our soul.
there is something terrific about falling
& we are haunted by memories we fade into –
some grains of sand are finding home ashore,
the waves and tides are blending into one
& we are finding meaning beyond images
reshaping into kites devoid of wings to fly.

About the Author

Oyekunle Ifeoluwa Peteris an award-winning Nigerian poet. His poems have been published in Kalahari ReviewAceworld MagazineEchelon Review, AFAS Review, and elsewhere. He was the winner of Wordiators poetry championship (2018) and a joint winner for PIN Food Poetry Contest (2018). He presently writes from Leeds, United Kingdom. 

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