Posts tagged ‘Africa’

May 13, 2014

Dawn Alights

by Karen
Copyright © 130514 by Karen Payze

Copyright © 130514 by Karen Payze

 

Dawn alights
Wrests her
from slumber

The great maw
Gapes,
Gulping

mounds of mist

Eyes of oceans
Whisk open
A delightful essence
Lingers on her tongue

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February 4, 2014

Wasteland Sings

by soad88

The remains of victims of the Shark Island camp emerging from the sand

Dead Sands

Birth Trifle Songs

Forgotten Melodies

Wake Sleeping Youth

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October 4, 2013

Double Tetractys: Africa

by Georgia
© g.s.koch

© g.s.koch

Tetractys

Africa

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May 25, 2013

Do You Hear Me?

by Karen

Post for the poetry challenge: Landscape – a little late, I know 🙂

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Another hot

Dusty

Airless day

The sweat

Pours from my brow

 

 

Do you hear me,

i-Afrika lami

(my Africa)

Listen to my voice

Umame wami

(my mother)

  

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