Iced Coffee by Allison Pillay

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] A combination of curiosity and desperation led me to this table And now i sit opposite him and his date skinny and blonde Isn't that great? And I sit - here - drinking my iced coffee in...

Raising Bastards by Mphutlane wa Bofelo

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] our teachers and priests scouts & the best among our parents played their role to teach our children relevant songs & appropriate chants specific gestures & particular looks special faces for specific occasions how to stand in...

Joburg poem by Cassie Robinson

[tabs tab1="Poem" tab2= Tab 2 "Poet Bio"] Walking down the streets of Jozi, the haggard beggar stumbles down the road, the traffic slows and the gloomy haze blurs humanity whilst all are oblivious to the outside reality the story behind...

Hamba by Mbasa Qoto

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] Hamba nangoku Andisakhathali ngawe Ndiyaxoka Ndisakuthanda Kodwa iingcinga zam ziyakhalaza Ndikulilele Ndikucingele Ndithandazile ku Bawo Ndikughuqele Mtanomtu HAMBA Apho uyakhona uzondicinga Hai anditsho uba buya Hamba uye kwaba ba ngchono Kodwa ngenye imini obubuhlungu undi phathele bona...

Time Out To Cry by Shannen Wrass

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] All alone at the end of the day The time, just a little past ten Evening has come for a short stay It’s time for her sorrow again The smile on her face she’s been holding Suddenly,...