Poetry

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WAILS FROM THE GOLDEN CITY

Poetry by Akosua Asor Acheampomaa Can you hear? wails coming from the golden city wails…
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Movement

Poetry by Henrietta Enam Quarshie Agoo agoo mi go nam ma yi! She screamed impatiently…
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I have mastered hiding

Poetry by Sena Cobblah Learnt how mice hide in gutters and the woodworks of high ceilings…
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OLD LEATHER CHAIR

Poetry by Afya Kisiwaa It was here that I summoned all my wild assets and…
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To All The Women Who Drive

Poetry by Chrissie Chinebuah We wage wars to drive in Africa, Just to battle the…
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Nature’s call

Poetry by Gamey Ayim The emergency roll call is a call from nature Recipients run…
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Of Rivers –Part 1

Poetry by Reggie Kyere You lie in the white bed like the Black Volta. Still,…
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About Tampered Press

Tampered press started out as a conversation on creating more platform and visibility for writers and visual artists in Ghana and Africa. While blackness has become more noticeable now than in the past, and more space is gradually being created at the table 

black as an identity is heavily nuanced and has to be dissected and carefully documented. African artists in particular have fewer platforms. Our experiences, mannerisms and culture often have similarities, but our style, design, creation and content are different.