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Ben Okri  The miraculous lives beneath our astonishing humanity; to unleash it is our dream #benokri #miraclemarathon #serpentinegalleries insta topsy.oneOutchere speaking at @culturalcompounds event @soasuni with BIG people like #benokri @kojeyradical @ayishat_akanbi @inuaellams  @misschazzmatazz @robiwalters @caleb.femi talking about African people steering the direction of African culture for positive outcomes #AllLove #AlwaysWorking #KeepTalking insta topsy.oneYou saw it in the tears of those who survived".... Mr Ben Eine with the mural honouring the victims of Grenfell. Using words from Ben Okri#yousawitinthetearsofthosewhosurvived #grenfell #benokri #beneine insta topsy.one#grenfell #benokri #london insta topsy.oneYou saw it in the tears of those who survived... .
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#Grenfell #Benokri #shoreditch #streetart insta topsy.oneYou saw it in the tears of those who survived #Grenfell #Benokri insta topsy.oneBetween two titans - #BenOkri and #IsaacJulien pay a visit to @britishfilminstitute Southbank #goodfriday #GrossIndecencyseason insta topsy.oneThe most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love, and to be greater than our suffering ~ Ben Okri
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#transformationtuesday #create #overcome #endure #love #begreaterthanyoursuffering #quotestoliveby #benokri #lifejourney #yogajourney #yogajournal #yogainspiration #leadwithyourheart #yogamom #yogamodel #yogalife #yogateacher #yogayyc #yogastudent #yogastrong insta topsy.one😢#YouSawItInTheTearsOfThoseWhoSurvived
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Another #grenfelltower related post as questions continue to go unanswered and pain/sadness/anger is still felt amongst the #grenfelltowersurvivors and the wider community
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#eastlondongraffiti #beneine #londonart #benokri #eastlondon #londonstreetart #londongraffiti #londonlife ✊🏾#westandtogether & #wepraytogether for better days 🙏🏾 #grenfelltowerfire #justiceforgrenfell 🔥
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#carbonfibre #planetx #trackbike #carbon #focusbikes #roadbike #lifeontwowheels #lifebehindbars #londoncycling #outsideisfree #fixieboy #fixedgearlondon #fixiefamily @michaelgillespie96 #friendsfriday 🤘🏾👊🏾#maybeitsbecauseimalondoner 💯 insta topsy.oneThe Magic Lamp
Just received the first copies!
My collaboration with Ben Okri. 25 stories and 25 paintings. 
ItStruck by this reminder today...❣️#justiceforgrenfell #perspective
By artist #benokri insta topsy.oneSeeing is believing, they say. But what is seeing? do we see with our eyes only? Do we not only see the effects of light? The eyes are imperfect instruments of complete vision, he thought. we need higher instruments. The instruments of poetry, the organs of intuition, which could supply consciousness the highest data."
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Ben Okri The age of magic by Ben Okri - a fairy tale for adults. 
Given the size of this book, I wasnStories as like banks for cultural and traditional values, change them and you might just be killing it. #values #culture #quotes #benokri #nations #stories #history #thoughts #Nigeria #lagos insta topsy.oneThis #beneine tribute to the #grenfelltowerresidents is amazing 😉 #benokri @einesigns insta topsy.one#yousawitinthetearsofthosewhosurvived #grenfell #benokri #beneine insta topsy.oneAt Village Underground
#grenfell #benokri #streetart #london insta topsy.one@einesigns painted words from #BenOkri #Poem #GrenfellTower which was written in the days after the fire. The line ‘You saw it in the tears of those who survived’ appears in large writing, with the full 1,600 word poem appearing as the mural’s background. Off Great Eastern Street. #Graffiti #Details #Illustration #ArtLover #GraffitiArt #SprayArt #Artist #Sketch #WallArt #GraffitiPorn #StreetArt #Portrait #Mural #Photograpgy #Abstract #Letterings #Victims #Tragedy #Remember #NeverForget Rest In Peace🙏 insta topsy.oneOnly book left on my shelf / I was saving it til last? 
#thefamishedroad #benokri #books #book #bookstagram #bookworm #reading insta topsy.oneThe most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love, and to be greater than our suffering ~ Ben Okri
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#transformationtuesday #create #overcome #endure #love #begreaterthanyoursuffering #quotestoliveby #benokri #lifejourney #yogajourney #yogajournal #yogainspiration #leadwithyourheart #yogamom #yogamodel #yogalife #yogateacher #yogayyc #yogastudent #yogastrong insta topsy.one#afrolitt #BlackLiterature  #BenOkri #AstonighingTheGods #FruitsAndTea #GoodBlackReads #BookWorm #AfricanLiterature #NigerianClassic insta topsy.one#grenfell #benokri #london insta topsy.oneNaija classic in the postbox today 😍 insta topsy.one

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Im Watching You 17/08/2017 10:03
#BenOkri's #TheAgeofMagic express dissatisfaction wit careless bustle of our everyday lives not just through content,but through unusualform
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#BenOkri's #TheAgeofMagic express dissatisfaction wit careless bustle of our everyday lives not just through content,but through unusualform<br>http://pic.twitter.com/SxRMzziTdZ
Thursday - Sarah Walker with Ben Okri Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:05:00 GMT
Sarah sets the tone and mood of the day's programme with a range of music to intrigue, surprise and entertain. Sarah's guest this week is the author Ben Okri. Ben shot to literary fame when his novel The Famished Road won the 1991 Man Booker Prize, making ...
Magic Mark Gobeo 16/08/2017 05:29
“The #magician and the #politician have much in common: they both have to draw our attention away from what they are really doing”- #BenOkri

Comedian Sarah Millican and Booker Prize winner Ben Okri have been added to the line-up for Guildford Book Festival 2017. The 42-year-old stand-up star is coming to Guildford to chat about her debut book, How to be Champion, which delves into her super ...
Phanie Miranda 15/08/2017 11:32
To anyone who is homeless, I say, find a home.... #BenOkri #quotations https:// openquotes.github.io/authors/ben-ok ri-quotes/#ca363d5f   …
But more penetrating than that is the imprint of Fagunwa on other artists from Amos Tutuola, Wole Soyinka and Ben Okri to Hubert Ogunde, Kola Ogunmola and Duro Ladipo. Dele Layiwola, in his exploration of Fagunwa's use of language, especially as it relates ...
Chad Pierce 14/08/2017 10:03
Breakfast with a view #grenfell #benokri #london #citizenm @ Shoreditch https://www. instagram.com/p/BXxSngHFKj-x Syz1TXTVSnJnSppq5pVQJUVs7Y0/   …
Grenfell Was No Ordinary Accident Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:57:00 GMT
When the Nigerian writer Ben Okri wrote a poem attempting to capture the ghastly symbolism of Grenfell, the result didn’t just lay the blame at the feet of politicians peddling this deregulatory mythology. Instead, the responsibility belonged to “the ...
quoteallthethings 04/08/2017 07:10
We never think that our mothers will die. It was like suddenly an abyss... #BenOkri #citations https:// openquotes.github.io/authors/ben-ok ri-quotes/#a64dcfc5   …
A London street artist has created a new mural to honour the victims and survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire. Ben Eine has painted words from Ben Okri’s poem ‘Grenfell Tower, June 2017’, which was written in the days after the fire. The line ‘You ...
Nick Hill 03/08/2017 10:07
"In an age of austerity, the poor die for others' prosperity." #BenOkri
Alison Duker 30/07/2017 04:00
You Saw it in the Tears of Those Who Survived. #benokri #grenfelltower #london #graffiti… https://www. instagram.com/p/BXLTcnDAipo/  
Greg Koorhan 28/07/2017 04:33
Where there is perfection there is no story to tell. #benokri #storytelling #powerofstorytelling #quoteoftheday
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Where there is perfection there is no story to tell. #benokri #storytelling #powerofstorytelling #quoteoftheday<br>http://pic.twitter.com/H9izUx4PZL
Rosemary Clunie 26/07/2017 02:58
Great day at McDonald Inst Cambridge for wonderful Lord Renfrew celebrated archeologist & friend. An honour to be there #Renfrew80 #BenOkri https:// twitter.com/UCamArchaeolog y/status/889545213445906433   …
Hay Festival 26/07/2017 02:46
Some of the world’s greatest writers join us at #HaySegovia17: #Richard Ford, @WintersonWorld, #BenOkri, #LeilaSlimani, #JavierMarias... https:// twitter.com/hayfestival/st atus/890200434006216704   …
Lisa Ellwood 25/07/2017 08:38
YOU SAW IT IN THE TEARS OF THOSE WHO SURVIVED • #GRENFELL #BENOKRI • Sending so much love to everyone affected https:// instagram.com/p/BW-6IZEFDfS/  
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YOU SAW IT IN THE TEARS OF THOSE WHO SURVIVED • #GRENFELL #BENOKRI • Sending so much love to everyone affected  https:// instagram.com/p/BW-6IZEFDfS/      <br>http://pic.twitter.com/YLmi6AxpNB
John Williams 24/07/2017 10:42
#grenfell #graffiti #shoreditch #benokri @ Shoreditch https://www. instagram.com/p/BW8kw08lG2T/  
Rosemary Clunie 23/07/2017 11:24
Today visited in #Shoreditch #BenEine's fabulous #mural with #words from #BenOkri's #Grenfelltower #poem. Beautiful and moving.
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Today visited in #Shoreditch #BenEine's fabulous #mural with #words from #BenOkri's #Grenfelltower #poem. Beautiful and moving.<br>http://pic.twitter.com/iJ7JpPIs3D
Paul Burgoine 22/07/2017 07:04
#Repost @mikeydread777 (get_repost) ・・・ #eine #beneine #einesigns #benokri #grenfell… https://www. instagram.com/p/BW3CQpfFe4S/  
andytownend 22/07/2017 12:34
Connections and reflections, on life and death, inspired by @Tate, #BenOkri #Gormley and… andytownend.com/2017/07/22/con nections/   …
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Connections and reflections, on life and death, inspired by @Tate, #BenOkri #Gormley and…  http:// andytownend.com/2017/07/22/con nections/   …  <br>http://pic.twitter.com/AFCAzAfYJM
Mishka 21/07/2017 03:10
And a close up on detail, from my stroll today #Spitalfields #StreetArt #Shoreditch #hackney #benokri #glenfell #glenfelltower @beneine
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And a close up on detail, from my stroll today #Spitalfields #StreetArt #Shoreditch #hackney #benokri #glenfell #glenfelltower @beneine<br>http://pic.twitter.com/US4cXVzdri
Design Exchange mag 21/07/2017 06:58
Grenfell Victims & Survivors Honoured With New London Mural https:// shar.es/1Ts3OJ   By #BenEine Reproducing #BenOkri’s #Poem On The Fire
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Grenfell Victims & Survivors Honoured With New London Mural  https:// shar.es/1Ts3OJ      By #BenEine Reproducing #BenOkri’s #Poem On The Fire<br>http://pic.twitter.com/GQmY6bUnpf
Ali Rawlings 20/07/2017 02:09
Tribute to #GrenfellTower #shoreditch #StreetArt #benokri #grenfell
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Tribute to #GrenfellTower #shoreditch #StreetArt #benokri #grenfell<br>http://pic.twitter.com/9wu1B7T9m0
Arash Azizi 20/07/2017 11:34
In honor of #Grenfell. The words of #BenOkri. #justice4grenfell #paintthechange @ Shoreditch https://www. instagram.com/p/BWxFHnsDStD/  
Saleem Vaillancourt 18/07/2017 07:18
@EveningStandard @George_Osborne I'm helping w/ a #BenOkri #BenEine mural on #Grenfell. Done tmrw/Thur. Pls cover! https://www. paintthechange.me/blog/2017/7/17 /grenfell-victims-and-survivors-honoured-with-new-london-mural-by-ben-eine-reproducing-ben-okris-poem-on-the-fire   …
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