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QUARANTINE-SPACES ARE TIRED TOO
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QUARANTINE-SPACES ARE TIRED TOO

My lockdown story and the tears of the Nigerian house by Yakubu Paul for REPLAYNGA As my window embraces the sun, its sharp rays fall in love with my mirror and they both make me the common enemy. This is now my new alarm, but I snub them with my blanket and wake up 20 minutes later. Those minutes used to be the best part of my sleep, now I don’t own them anymore. My mind is in full control, it constantly reminds me I’ve lost my purpose, it comforts me that I am still alone (yes, the whole world is hiding too) and convinces me that today is just a new yesterday. Now I’m fully awake, the quarantine alarms me of my constant quest for new interiors, of my adventure to find public life in the few spaces of my apartment. To make abrupt meanings of the small journeys within these spac...