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A Poem A Day writing prompt 25 Aug

this week's writing prompt: "The body is the little dormitory of pain ruined in silence" excerpt from Living Rites by Ari Sitas (Rough Music, 2013) 1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK use the form below to submit or click here...

My pain to feel by Thabang Ngoma

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]This is my demon to kill My hell to quell In the bed of my own grill And the comforts I swell Cooking in the oil of my toil Wrapped in the foil of my...

Take this black guilt… by Chad Brevis

[tabs tab1="Tab 1" tab2="Tab 2" tab3="Tab 3"] [tab id=1]…and shut it behind office doors. The only heritage I’m looking for is found in “A Huamn Being Died That Night” and “Sarafina”. Commissioning our TRC to justify our B.E.E., constitutionally derogatory,...

Ndandinephupho by Mbasa Qoto

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]Ndandinephupho Ndiliphupha ntsuku zonke Ndinemincili lindenza ndibengathi ndiyaphambana Kodwa sana ubomi buyenyinto Ndandingena bani Kodwa ndandisithi ndinabazali Izihlobo zindihleka Zithetha krakra ndikhubeka Kodwa ndanika udolo ukutya kwalo Ndaguqa nge dolo ndathandaza ku Krestu Ewe utata...

A Poem A Day writing prompt 18 Aug

this week's writing prompt: She gazed at him from across the room. He was sure she only had eyes for him. She lifted her chin and mouthed something. He thought she said, "About love..." 1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK...