STIR OF THE SUBSTITUTE


Match stretches on in characteristic fast pace intrigue

Multiple shades of play painted in skillful touch

Deadlock holds in classic protract within regular play

Riveting spectator along seat edge in ecstatic thrill

touch-line comes alive in sudden frenzy

Applause rents air in intense resounding glory

Reminiscent stir of the substitute

Making his way in

Before all things

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THE CELESTIAL SIGNATURE


History! Something special about its making. Being part of the memorable process. Better still, the unforgettable moment. It stands out, setting apart the sting of fear from the gallant roar of adventure in the progression of conquest. As the legend beheld the celestial salutation that day, he knew history had been made. The deadlock was broken. It could be done! As long as there is day and night, it would stand out as The Benchmark! One to spur forward to higher heights as opposed to over the shoulder backsliding…looking back. The one heartfelt take out he hoped would register for all. Continue reading “THE CELESTIAL SIGNATURE”

DAILY!


No color of words could attempt to describe the mood of the ecstatic multitude of spectators as the fired up athletes came round the last curve on the home stretch, in a showdown too close to call. The multi-national flags waved excitedly across the well-lit evening sky as the seconds rapidly ticked away. Animated fans jumped and shouted with pomp, their seats behind them as the commentators threatened to burst the membranes of their microphones. Camera shutters were on a sustained trigger happy mode all across the magnificent sports complex, the fourth estate on a hey day as the sportsmen blazed for the finish line in a spectacular fashion. Awe inspiring tenacity underlined every fiber of their muscle, in a mind-boggling display of time redemption, their eyes transfixed on the score board in an event followed live across the seven continents. Continue reading “DAILY!”

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