‘TO HEAL A BUTTERFLY’ / ‘LIBERATION’ | two poems by Mayowa Oladeji

“To Heal a Butterfly” is a poignant portrayal of a girl’s traumatic and abusive childhood, searching for safety and solace. “Liberation” captures personal and societal struggles, touching on grief, love, and the quest for freedom amidst adversity. Written by Mayowa Oladeji, a Nigerian poet and playwright, it highlights themes of pain, resilience, and hope.

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