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Phenomenal, she is by Thabile Ketye

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]Her suffering didn’t begin at birth Conception led to a world now forfeited Continuous, unbearable pain that would be bared for life Swimmingly stroking through poisonous toxics Strength and strife reviving the revolutionary that is...

A Poem A Day writing prompt 17 Aug 2015

this week's writing prompt: "I will sing a song for you For no one remembers To write song about you..." from To The Forgotten Fathers by Phomelelo Machika (Throbbing Ink, 2003, Timbila Poetry Project. 1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK...

Graffiti Prostitute by Flow Masengesho

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]She is the definition of a solo performer singing out loud cries of silence, sometimes she wonders if her shadow would still follow her if it had a choice. Her life story is as tangible...

Prisoner by Sharon Maria Moemise

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]I long for the freedom of the landscape Where I can allow myself to escape When the walls are closing in on me And Hell seems the right place to be. I reach out to...

Build the Library by BlackMayBe

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]Burn the bottle store, Fan the fire with the liquor and topple this store, Take away the devil's control by burning it to the floor, Wobble the giant until it falls, Opening new portals for...