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featured poem: Stardust by Nyakale Mokgosi

(For President Barack Obama) The universe heaves under the yoke Prejudice projected like a lazerbeam Red hills of Marrakech Red hills of Georgia worship Your rock star presence, omnipotent Precise sound bites, mercurial, omniscient The world delights absolutely At your...

featured poem: We are Kings and Queens by Maikutlo

We are kings and queens with broken dreams and loosened seams it seems we are lost Loosing the human race at a blazing pace unable to find our way out of this maze Amazed to find that we are walikng...

featured poem: One Night Stand by Chisanga Kabinga

Tendrils of smoke swirl in the air Fade slowly They lie post coital Warm Cold blue TV lights flicker He inhales the shampoo scent of her hair Of a memory that could dissolve this delicate haze His eyes close Recollecting...

Afrika Without Borders by Nyakale Mokgosi

hiding behind the skirts of victimization, little progress pulling the rug from other africans' feet independence no longer sweet freedom still a pipedream porous borders policing people valiantly, all in vain an island of prosperity in a sea of poverty...

Tshegofatso by Tshegofatso Monaisa

[tabby title="Poem"]I'll tell you what I am Gimme a pen By the time you're done counting from 10 I would have already told you all the things I am A writer, A poet, A singer, Yes I know it, I...