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The joy is
too much for
that little muscle
caged in your
chest. Let it
rip from the corner
of your eyes
and stain the
rainbow on your
face.

 

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The image in the post was adapted from a photograph by ajari via Flickr.

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Portrait - AdamHakeem Adam is a student of the world and instinctive creative. He doubles as an in-house writer at Circumspecte and content contributor on Dynamic Africa. Find his frequent experimentation with poetry, short stories and photography here

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

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