SUBSCRIBE BY MAIL


“Andisoze Ndiphinde Ndivukelwe!” (I’ll Never Get Another Erection!) by C.K Baduza

C.K Baduza | Feb 23rd, 2021 | poetry | 2 Comments

Poem

“Andisoze ndiphinde ndivukelwe!”
Now it takes a lot of Balls for a man to come to such an admission earnestly.
Even in play I can hardly imagine one saying such lightly.

“Andisoze ndiphinde ndivukelwe!”
Said the middle-aged man with tears glistenin’ —
Glidin’ down his cheeks.
He was cryin’ for his stolen manhood,
His usurped throne,
For a time lost — forgotten;
The last Patriarch in a Matriarchal era.

“Andisoze ndiphinde ndivukelwe” —
Her newly found freedom,
Her liberation —
A modern woman, a women’s world,
Threatened his contingent manhood.
Her Strength stung him flaccid,

Her Sufficiency an affront —
An insult to injury.

“Andisoze ndiphinde ndivukelwe,”
Is all that I hear when a man moans over all Man’s equality.

Poet Bio

Sikelela Ndabambi, a 23-year-old Xhosa male, and an accounting student at Nelson Mandela University. His family were something of a nomads, but if he had to pick one place to call home, that would be a modest town in the Eastern Cape called Mthatha.

Click to rate this post!
[Total: 2 Average: 5]
(Visited 42 times, 1 visits today)

2 thoughts on ““Andisoze Ndiphinde Ndivukelwe!” (I’ll Never Get Another Erection!) by C.K Baduza”

  1. Hey my name is Fortune Mahasha the poet Aka Fortune the Hurricane, i will like to participate in your platform or project and i have wrote many poems related to human rights

    1. Good day Fortune. Please feel free to submit. We accept submissions for online publishing all year long.

      Regards

      Quaz Roodt

Comments are closed.

%d bloggers like this: