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Well Versed: A trilogy of poems about love and scepticism

Writer, poet and editor, Chiamaka Enyi-Amadi shares three recent works on love, belonging and scepticism.

The following poems were first published in Writing Home: The ‘New Irish’ Poets edited by Pat Boran and Chiamaka Enyi-Amadi.

Where

Home is not where you are born, home is where all your attempts to escape
cease – Naguib Mahfouz

...without knowing how or when, or from where​*
I have stopped dreaming of escape from a country
on whose ground I could settle my feet
but not my spirit. I thought my . . .

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