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Unfamiliar by Nqaba Dano

[tabby title="Poem"] gazing around the room unfamiliar faces anxiety driven heartbeat mistrust laden first word uttered hello the cracking voice leaves the mouth while the mind goes into hyperdrive over thinking the responses it awaits in a room full of...

Poetry Potion Print Quarterly 13 Cover Reveal

Friends, our next print edition ‘Poetry Potion 13: Transformation’ is about to hit the shelves. We are pleased to reveal the cover for this edition, Designed by our editor Quaz Roodt. Inspired by the poem ‘Transformation’ by Myesha Jenkins the...

Poetry Potion Print Quarterly 11 Cover reveal

Poetry Potion is proud to reveal the cover for our latest Poetry Potion Print Quarterly. The Poetry Potion Print Quarterly 11 cover illustration is designed by the talented Megan Ross and this edition is themed love & Compassion. The 25...

Poetry Potion 10… Cover Reveal

Our latest edition of Poetry Potion is about to hit the streets! Featuring poems from: Anthea Paelo, Modest Dhlakama, Christopher Kudyahakudadorwe, DeeAnds, Kariuki wa Nyamu, Tshepi Makhatha, Megan Ross, Caitlin Spring, Makhanani, Norbert Góra, The Motion, LeseLovesLord, Kela Griot, Ruth...

Move past it…HOW? by Nqaba Dano

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]You are told to move past it As if you weren’t plucked From your homes Like flowers off fields Bunched together in shackles Packed together like sardines Lost your freedom Lost your right to be...