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A Poem A Day by Nkululeko Zondi

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]A poem a day keeps one sane whether read or written. A poem a day will heal one’s wounds fondly than time will. A poem a day saves one’s money and time. Unlike a therapist...

thirst. by Luci Black

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]Thirsty - though we watch the golden embrace of literature drip down the gutter, streets overflowing with the written word as kids gather their empty notebooks to play outside, to catch the best words to...

sweet taboos by Menzi Maseko

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1] every night she came to face it there would be no turning back whoever would placate it would soon deface it the iconic image of a Madonna who is black[/tab] [tab id=2]Poet, Essayist, Activist[/tab]...

A Prayer of Solitude by Thabang Ngoma

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]Allow me honest introspection in spite of my pretentious attitude Offer me solace and insight in return I will offer my eternal gratitude Elevate me above life’s stratosphere to a no turbulence altitude And afford...

A Poem A Day writing prompt 1 Sept

this week's writing prompt: "beauty came grovelling forward" line from the poem titled for days i looked for my poems by Mxolisi Nyezwa (New Country, 2008) 1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK use the form below to submit or click here For...