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To Breathe Into Another Voice: A South African anthology of jazz poetry

To Breathe Into Another Voice was recently launched at The Orbit Jazz club. This is an anthology of jazz poetry compiled and edited by avid Jazz lover and poet Myesha Jenkins. Published by Real African Publishers, the anthology explores jazz [...]

July 17, 2017 poetry seen

about 21 Poems: Dear South Africa

Dear South Africa, You are not a child anymore. We should have thrown you a huge street bash and handed you your key to adulthood. But we couldn’t. There’s not enough to celebrate. You see, we’re not sure you deserve [...]

August 7, 2015 21 Poems
Poem to a Poet by Siza Nkosi

Poem to a Poet by Siza Nkosi

I can only bring words to the altar of your soul Yet sometimes I have no words to offer But when my pen sinks in the sea of my blank mind Sounds of your poetry carry me to my highest [...]

February 5, 2010 poetry
You were born by Siza Nkosi

You were born by Siza Nkosi

Born of regrets, Baptized in the fire of false self realizations Brought up in alcohol flooded homes With no room for moral values Just a few lessons learnt Get sloshed! Get high! Get laid! The blind is leading the blind [...]

February 5, 2010 poetry