a Few Words
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a Few Words

Black Is The Color Of My True Love’s Hair

Short Poems

Photo by Ben Iwara on Unsplash

Black Is The Color Of My True Love’s Hair

I couldn’t sleep tonight,
So, I put on some Nina Simone;
To keep me company,
As my thoughts drifted towards you;
And for a while,
Everything was okay;
You were here,
You were mine,
And I didn’t miss you.

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Oganga Mangiti

Oganga Mangiti

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Oganga Mangiti, is a self-published poet and author | Poetry best-selling author and top writer | 2020 Bakanal De Afrique Fellow | Debut anthology — Love & Pain