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A Poem A Day Writing Prompt 14 October 2021

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK Use the phrases below as inspiration for a new poem: "The flamboyant hermit" "My body is home" "Shells and spells" Use the form below to submit [gravityform id="2" title="true" description="false"] For more info about...

READ: Poetry Africa 2021 Keynote Address by Dr Stella Nyanzi

​​Dr. Stella Nyanzi is a multiple award-winning medical anthropologist with specialization in sexual and reproductive health, sexual rights and human sexualities in Uganda and The Gambia. She self-identifies as a radical queer feminist scholar, social justice activist, human rights defender,...

Venice in D minor by Andrea Paquola

[tabby title="Poem"] The sun has set, the light is gone,but the wall where I’m lying is still hotand almost burns the palms of my handsthat I keep behind my back.I stand here very still, immobile,I look at the turquoise of...

FIDEL CASTRO AT LILLISLEAF FARM, 2017​ by Salimah Valiani

[tabby title="Poem"] I. THE FIRST TIME I SPENT AN EXTENDED PERIOD WITH FIDELHE ASKED ME HOW MANY MATH TEACHERS ARE ALLOCATED TO LIMPOPO? AND HOW MANY LITRES OF PETROL ARE CONSUMED IN SOUTH AFRICA EACH YEAR? WHEN WE MARCHED IN...

A Poem A Day Writing Prompt 09 September 2021

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK "A better prison" "Forgetfulness is the weapon" "The golden lie" Image by Mohamed Hassan Use the form below to submit [gravityform id="2" title="true" description="false"] For more info about A Poem A Day click here