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Wonders Will Never Cease by Ndaba Sibanda

That group stunned the citizens With their home-grown optimism And Mickey-Mouse verbal aerobatics, They harped on instant prosperity Propelled by their great discovery, People pinched their bodies upon Hearing the optimists’ story of refined Diesel streaming mystifyingly out of rocks!...

Biko’s painted echo by Thabang Ngoma

In the old green country The artist painted beauty The river in a flow of orange A blue-grey backdrop The rolling Drakensburg mountain range A mosaic of nine shades With eleven distinct tones Under the cool shade of a willow...

A Poem A Day writing prompt 22 Sep

this week’s writing prompt: global warming. global warning. 1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK use the form below to submit or click here For more info about A Poem A Day, click here.

Let Live, Africa by Tshepo Maredi

African, through teary eyes a memory with every teardrop, a hurt enclosed a battle fought and lost a question, unanswered a poem a protest a dream a hope, shattered Brothers love Brothers Sisters love Sisters numb with fear I could...

Tainted Saints by Thabang Ngoma

Fists in the air – strike Bombs that blow the economic collapse Propaganda that harms The goldmines we farms Toi toi Is nie mooi mooi When Botha died we sighed When uTata died we smiled When Biko died we cried...