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A Poem A Day writing prompt 10 Apr 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “Feel good. Feel better. Move Forward. Let it go. Come on. Come on. Come on.” from Chapter IV, page 116 in Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine. use the form below to submit [...]

April 10, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 3 Apr 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “Then sweetly, sweetly my blackness blooms And becomes my beauty” from Blackness blooms by Don Mattera. Azanian Love Song.(African Perspectives Publishing and African Morning Star Publications. 2007) use the form below to submit For [...]

April 3, 2017 a poem a day challenge

Fall Apart by Ntombi Mlambo

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March 28, 2017 a poem a day challenge, poetry

Broken mind by Tasmiyah Oumar

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March 28, 2017 a poem a day challenge, poetry

Pictures by Hazel Hutamo

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March 27, 2017 a poem a day challenge, poetry

A Poem A Day writing prompt 27 Mar 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “…wax candles flickering the terror of a weekend dying” from Weekend by Don Mattera. Azanian Love Song.(African Perspectives Publishing and African Morning Star Publications. 2007) use the form below to submit For more info [...]

March 27, 2017 a poem a day challenge

Silenced “the Myth” by Lunathi Obafemi

Drag me along the wretched path Sting me with your rusty weapon Sharpen your knife with a purpose Lead me to self-destruct and watch me perish Deceive me to walk into the pit Shudder at the thought of my success [...]

March 21, 2017 a poem a day challenge, poetry

A Poem A Day writing prompt 20 Mar 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “its rooms of pain, its verandah of remorse when joy lanced through its open-hearted doors” from [The day, with all its pain ahead, is yours] by Derek Walcott found on Poetry Foundation. Derek Walcott [...]

March 20, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 13 Mar 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “the whole family all with white hair and canes visiting graves “ a haiku by Matsuo Bashō> use the form below to submit For more info about A Poem A Day, click here. [...]

March 13, 2017 a poem a day challenge

teach me not by Thabitha Marakalala

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March 7, 2017 a poem a day challenge