In the afterglow, Lovers hand in hand, See night falling, Fingers entwine, Skin aglow, the rhythm of love Plays out on cool satin sheets, A thousand thousand throws of passion, Tears and joy and lost innocence mingle... Will the love endure for a dewy eyed sunrise, Or fly away in the afterglow as birds flee … Continue reading AFTERGLOW by guest poet A R Richards
You don't give up even if the whole world is against you. You chase after your dreams hunnay
I saw you on TV Adored you instantly Hankering to lay eyes on you Hungry hands on you? To hear the power Of your voice Oh YES, I was there And you were hot And so was I Black suited, hated your hair Loathed that cigarette in your lips That broke the deal Mine on … Continue reading HOTSTUFF…
There will be times they will attack you. Situations will arise when you will find yourself in the midst Of nowhere with nobody to hold your hand . People will throw you stones and you will hate your life. But you should know that there won't be anyone to prove these people that you are indeed your … Continue reading Be your own kind of beautiful
Did you ever realise how Advertisers never let the Mother’s Day occasion pass us by, it's everywhere, on the boards, radio, telly, the internet and every shop that you enter! Even FNB advised that one should send their mother gifts via e-wallet services. Advertisers are so persuading in a hilarious way, yet the methodology is … Continue reading Why I don’t celebrate mother’s day
In 3rd grade, Liz and the other kids would laugh at me whenever I pronounced the word “CHOCOLATE”. These kids would be up in my face teasing me for being such a fool and not being able to speak fluently. English has never been a problem to me exactly, I was the best in class … Continue reading THE BITTER SWEETNESS OF LIFE
When I opened that door I wished to see you But then I had one to blame This feeling is new Because now you are restricted Restricted from seeing your mother Her pounding heart afflicted You're now grown into a toddler But yet mamma longs to see you still You are much more precious to … Continue reading Baby Hennie
tribalist "Advocating or practising strong loyalty to one's own tribe or social group." When I was a kid, I barely knew tribes that made up Namibians. Having to grow up in a small town with mostly Wambos, I had little knowledge about other tribes that made up a “One Namibia, One nation”. Namibia with … Continue reading Tribalism is a curse
Her confidence has been elevated now that she knows that no one could wipe away 99% of her 'beauty' with a Kleenex.
via Daily Prompt: Zip Zip It or Watch It! The world is noiseless as if it ended in the night The light struggles to get past the grime on my blinds I can hear showers of rain on sheet of glass The lights of my phone shine as encrusted stars The cold mist nipping my … Continue reading Zip It or Watch It!