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More lessons from a tree by Mia

[tabby title="Poem"] The same tree now bare once scented, she rose and shared thus is life. Still, live! [tabby title="Poet Bio"] Mia is a lover of words and all things poetic. [tabbyending]

Dance Flaws by Tulile Siguca

[tabby title="Poem"] At first glance, you will dance with the comfort of a smile You will chant, gyrate and tap into the tune of my needy flaws In secure spaces the gleam of my face will move slow with your...

Sonnet for Drowning by Charl Landsberg

[tabby title="Poem"] Throat raw and lungs burning: the drowning that never ended. The ocean follows two steps behind... concurrent footfall on my heels, Would it find me if I stop for one minute? Dry-drowning is mostly a myth, but I...

After drowning by Heartistic Poet

[tabby title="Poem"] After drowning You no longer know your name The water somehow brushes it off Like how we brush off our callings After drowning the tide is softer The birds are louder Your clan name is your identity But...

Poetry Video: Eziko Lamaphupho by Sabelo Soko

Sabelo Soko is a Johannesburg based writer, performer from eMkhondo, in Mpumalanga. His writings have been published by Geko Publishing, Reunited Siblings and a recently self-published poetry chapbook which accompanies his latest musical offering, Umkhondo. Soko is a former contributor for...