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Michael Bassey Johnson

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in Nigeria


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Michael Bassey Johnson is a Nigerian playwright and poet who writes in several genres. He is the author of the play, Scars of Beauty (2013); The Infinitiy Sign (2015). He is yet to publish another play entitled Stamerenophobia, a memoir.

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The Conspicuous Mystery

I am the soothing sun casting its rays on rose flowers

I am the tidal wave swirling violently across the vast ocean

I am the unbounded hawk gliding through the mid air

I am the sky stalker, masquerading as the moon and stars

I am the earthy smell of petrichor after the first rain

I am the surreptitious healer in the guise of renowned physicians

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Published on June 06, 2020 12:39 Tags: consciousness, god, mystery, nature, nature-enthusiast, poetry, spirituality, universe
Average rating: 3.78 · 27 ratings · 2 reviews · 4 distinct works
Scars Of Beauty

3.40 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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The Infinity Sign

4.22 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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3.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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The Book of Maxims, Poems a...

4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2016 — 2 editions
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“The attention you give to your bad habits is the fountain from which they draw their strength.”
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“You can find a temporary happiness in things like drinking liquor or smoking a joint. But the true one comes when you start embarking on a journey of doing something worthy of esteem and emulation.”
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“If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.”
Michael Bassey Johnson, The Infinity Sign

“True friends are those who came into your life, saw the most negative part of you, but are not ready to leave you, no matter how contagious you are to them.”
Michael Bassey Johnson, The Infinity Sign

“I die in sleep, and sleep is death and death is unknown, and unknown is God.”
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“every lord was a servant and every servant will be a lord.”
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“This life, so thrift and vague, nothing, but toil and worries, dread, and casts our souls into eternal journey of no return”
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“I don't talk with everybody because i am not everybody, i am single.”
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“Falling in love is dying by the cupid's bow.”
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