Aesthetics of fetishes by Nkateko Tshabalala

The gift givers have stolen the hands of time Alas! They jump on rooftops pulling from their sacks all the memories that time took away

A Poem A Day Writing Prompt 12 November

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POET MUSE: Sandile Dikeni(1966-2019)

( poet, activist, journalist ) My country is for peace so says the veld where reptiles caress its surface with elegant motions glittering in their pride   My country is for joy so talk the mountains with baboons hopping from...

Broken by Pelonomi Itumeleng

The language of Broken thingsIs questions.When are you leaving?Have you come to finish me off?Why are you so kind? Broken things are forever sharp,Just in case an attack launchesAnd they didn’t see it. We come for peace,Hoping our love will...

POETRY SEEN: Poetry Indaba (Cape Town)

Wrestling Dawn kindly invites you to a Poetry Indaba to be convened at the Artscape Resource Centre. Themed ‘How can we build Cape Town’s Poetry scene‘, the indaba seeks to start conversations and uncover innovative and constructive means of developing...