A Song For Zandile by Siphiwe Hlongwane

[tabby title="Poem"] the weight of her smileunwaveringrelentlessever brightand warmcarried our spirits towards the moonon the darkest of their nightsand they came back to usdecorated with starswhere once they had scarsthe lightness of her heartbecome our place of refugeof resta home...

A Poem A Day Writing Prompt 26 May 2022

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK "Unsolicited advice" "Carvings and trees" "Message in the skin" Image by Kevin Phillips Use the form below to submit [gravityform id="2" title="true" description="false"] For more info about A Poem A Day click here

Maybe it will rain by Lettersfrommari

[tabby title="Poem"] I sat down by the window,Thinking if today will rain.Unknowingly, I felt sorrow,Unfortunately, only in vain. Clouded mind, misty eyes,Back in the old times.Holding back my thoughts,Still remembered the battles fought. So I looked up to the sky...

A Poem A Day Writing Prompt 25 May 2022

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK Write a new poem based on the image by Bernhard Stärck. Image by Bernhard Stärck Use the form below to submit [gravityform id="2" title="true" description="false"] For more info about A Poem A Day click...

The dead burn easily by Patricia Furstenberg

[tabby title="Poem"] Step, step on this landThat was not yours to begin with.Run, pound the roads that were not of your making.The dead burn easily. Laugh at the sun, laugh at lifeThat was gifted to you.Cry, yell at what they...