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Ramshackle Bus by Ndaba Sibanda

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]Troubled, the engine croaks. The smoke emitted is rotten to the core. Will changing the driver give the passive but chocked passengers some joy or reprieve? Up in smoke is credibility. Up in flames is...

04.00am by Bulumko Nyamezele

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]with EVERY heavy breath we bury PIECEs OF each other’s smiles in the SENTENCEs WE never SHARE every morning I awake and bare witness as YOU exhale broken frames of your forgotten DREAMs I sit...

poet muse: RIP Mafika Gwala (1946 – 2014)

The sad news of the passing our literary icon, Mafika Gwala, has been slowly sinking in and rippling through the literary world. He passed away on Friday night. We believe it was peacefully in his sleep. Undoubtedly, this is a sad...

A Poem A Day writing prompt 8 Sept

this week's writing prompt: "Lover of mine, it is time we surrender the vessels" line from the poem titled It Is Insane by Khulile Nxumalo (Fhedzi, 2013) 1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK use the form below to submit or click here...

Dead on Main by Tshepo Maredi

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]today I lay dying early in the morning while the city rubbed its eyes slowly and painfully and quietly bundled up on the corner where Arts meets Main alone in a mosaic of veneer and...