Like an Ass.


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So you want similes

like junkies who don’t know how to get their next heroin

like Jesus freaks on bended knees

like Islam geeks on suicide scenes

as anxious for death as Macbeth

as serious about black as Biko’s mac;

an Afrikan sister can never be whack

born and bread

it was said

on Sobukwe’s back. Continue reading


A Calm Quest.


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Time passes like spirits dancing in a fire

Light travels as emotions landing on a shore

Such is love.

Sound creates creatures craving creeks

Colour saves sentiment soaring in silence

Such is unity. Continue reading

See No Evil


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There you have it

your dark continent, with its dark people and dark practices

There you have it

your savage chanting, by savage beasts in civil spaces

There you have it

your unintelligent, spirit invoking clamour

There you have it

your licentious gyrations, your overpopulation vindication

That is where you have it. Continue reading