The Spider by Mitja Lovše

[tabby title="Poem"] The web hasn't been untangled,too much got caught in there,but the spider disappearedand there is no substitute. Some would like to claimwe don't need this figure,we are free to do allwhat we wish for. This could've been fabulous,but...

Mother, All Mothers from East by Kian Zehtabian

[tabby title="Poem"] Mother, oh you have burnedIn the hands of time, by the sands of timeThe eastern world drowned you in its pitsFor the words unleashedBy people's unholy mouthsYou made me speak four languagesAnd all your life, freelyYou have spoken...

The Conquest by Thompson Emate

[tabby title="Poem"] Terror over the meadow,The flight of the villainous birds,The magic of owls,The multiplying of the angry birds,The dawn of newness,The harbinger of refreshing, times,A glorious harvest in view,Hope is awakened,A happy town. [tabby title="Poet Bio"] Thompson I. Emate...

Channelling Aretaeus by Douglas Colston

[tabby title="Poem"] On the conditionthat they are light at heart,joyfuland free from grief or pain,when produced at the right time,a conversation during a walkcreates an atmosphere of closenessand openness. [tabby title="Poet Bio"] Douglas Colston has played in Ska bands, picked...

Deliberate Amnesia by Nkululeko Zondi

[tabby title="Poem"] Pursuing love without baggageIn transit is improbable toShe who is already terrified andIn anticipation of oceans from streamsAnd rivers of painWanting one with two dimplesWhilst possessing one is veryAudacious an actThe dimple is worthy as an audienceClapping hands...