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Dear Leaders by Xabiso Vili

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1] I saw you last on my grandmother’s zinc wall, smiling and promising housing. She’s gone now, and so is her papier mache home and her sandcastle dreams, burnt by a lack of electricity and...

My First Word Was Daddy by Xabiso Vili

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab3="Poet Bio"] [tab id=1]I tried to speak to my father today, tried to build a bridge between our tongues, but the salty waters beneath the spaces between us are already infected with the decaying words that never made...