Constitution #14 by Alikzandre Marais

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] Resist,I am falling out of existence. Resist,the urge to be a non-beingTraveling along a white line. Resistthe deadening weightin your bones, stifling theconflagration in your cavernous chest. Resistthe weightless charmof the panoramic pull,each atom flaring indignantly,that seeks...

She knows not by Abdur-Rahman Ebrahim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] She knows notShe has stolen my heart Her beauty like a sunriseHas blinded meHer eyes like the starsPull me closerTill I burn She loves me notI burn in her eyesTill I am nothingBut dustTo be trodden upon...

Mite Nature by Jasper Corvidstine

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] Like dew to a mite,the truth of the world is absorbedthrough tiny sipswandering on the leaf to other pools of knowledge. Maybe it was this knowledge that kept it full,maybe it was mine that was sorely lacking....

Ikhambikazi by Sarah Guinevere Smit

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] Ukube bengingaphuza ukukhanya kwemibalabalaKhona bengizoziphakamisa ngakhoNgizisusele ukhwantalala lwami olubuthuntu Kepha kukhona isigujana somuthi, ikhambikazi lobuliliEngingekwazi ukuphila ngaphandle kwaloNgizijova ngalo esikhunjeniLingilungisa isifo sami sokuba nomzimba ongangifanele Ngiphenduka umungcwi ngaphandle kwekhambi lamiIsithunzela sowesifazane esisidumbu saso sidliwa ubudodaUkube ngangingase ngiphuze...

Book Review: Cycles by Tebogo Nong

Title: CyclesAuthor: Tebogo NongPublisher: Self-PublishedISBN:  978-0-6209193-2-6Reviewer: Ruth de Cerff  In Tebogo Nong’s latest poetry collection Cycles, personal growth is a never ending process Cape Town based writer Tebogo Nong has released her second book of poetry, Cycles. The collection compares...