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Elapsed by Jazz Africa

Elapsed Miles gone by beyond and unreachable Neatly wrapped like fresh dough inside a tsampa bowl Memories, hidden well, tucked in like a pappoose under its covers Hidden behind “doors wide open shut” Comforting it seems, yet… Yet, so belittling...

A Dream Deferred by Tshego Monaisa

A dream deferred is not a dream idle A dream delayed brews in the heart, Causes one to stir, toss and turn in ones sleep.So many give up, Because of a dream deferred, Never realizing the secret, That a dream...

A dream deferred by Aubrey Mgwenya

from dawn to dusk, from morning to evening, from sunrise to sunset, I sit quietly and lonely. with nobody to name of mine. with nobody to embrace me. with nobody to fall in love with. with nobody to stay with....

The Pain and the Promise by Dineo Ramokgopa

Nestled feed in the centre of my being, I nurture the very purpose of my existance. No words to articulate the depth of this desire within of, Patience slowly taking its toll. Still, hope stirs in my heart, A dream...

Dream Deferred by Reitumetse Johnson

It is to defer the retina Of ones true eye, Skewed by chagrin’s Of life’s light residing in our love to be… what we dream of, however pliant there only seems to be the so called “reality” where dreaming is...