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Featured Poem: A bouquet of breaths by Vus’umuzi Phakathi

Here, A bouquet of breaths bartered, Petals the color of laughter;Upon your covetous counter — place it,With immutable memory — water it, And when the pungent pangs of time it savors and withers, Paint it beige a shade of forever;Craft it art. Remember us.

Featured Poem: Melee children by Wazi M. Kunene

At night, it’s mayhem Say the echo is a fiend Woo woo Abandon the thoughts, now that’s a dream Ludicrous Wandering, are all the melee children Bellowing, I’m here, I’m here, I’m here Woo woo Tonight the echo is a...

Featured Poem: Bedlam In Bedlam by Wazi M. Kunene

The mayhem in your patrimony, Enshroud beneath the centre tree, Skulk behind hovering grave contours, Spread thinly across the fatal breeze, The mother to your tribulations    CHANT  [How they’ll call you A child of alchemy How you wade in...

Featured Poem: Ma, ek ko huis toe by Toni Stuart

[tabby title="Poem"] Ma, ek ko huis toe daai berg wat blou oor ons stad le, roep my; in ie donke ure van ie nag sy stem praat my ore sag en ie lied van ie suid-oos wind maak lawaai in...

A song for Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela by Vangile Gantsho

In a time when few men could carry it You lifted the cross upon your shoulders Not alone Never without a doubt You fought for a freedom our birthrights had ordained Against the Venters and the Potgieters Against men who...