The Power of Creation by Baleseng Mfolo

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] As I take a walk around in nature;I tend to ask myself;What can I compare to the beauty of creation?It must be something with inner beauty;It must be something with taste;It must be something with deep restorative...

Diamond by Paula Puolakka

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] Time is limited.What do I do with mine?What will I leave behind?Did I cherish or violate the Earth?What is my special skill?Am I driving people insane, or am I making them happy?Am I like Peter who had...

Isolated Vodka by Zela

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] ISOLATED VODKA: Last night I diedI cried and I cried and I criedI drowned all my pride and I criedand I cried and I criedI tripped over half a bottle of vodkaDid a U-turn on my bedWhere...

Fallen by Gameedah Riffel

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] I died once. My wings fell offAs I was carried further and further down. My light extinguishedAs I slowly became a part of the ground. Withering away until I was no moreWith only one particle left,That particle...

A Longing of Home: The Homeless Trinity by Makhanda Senzangakhona

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] For a roof over our headsAnd a blanket for our nightmaresPavements for our pillowsFrom refuse bins our daily dietDwellers of the streetSame in addressEqual in our ragsSiblings of necessityStill we strive between usFor a morsel of senkgwacrumbled...