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"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


Dami Ajayi's debut volume of poems, Clinical Blues, was shortlisted for the Melita Hume Prize. He is a medical doctor who lives in Nigeria.

Dami Ajayi

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Go Slow

Amble slowly down Third Mainland Bridge;
Smile tiredly at the unperturbed lagoon
Shimmering with the full moon's reflection.
This gridlock detours at Redemption Camp,
This will be the longest day of your life.