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»I don’t want your love«

by Lada Veselyna, Mar 19, 2018

I don’t want your love / If it’s so unconditionally cruel / That enslaves my spirit in the cage / Of your tender and affectionate control / / I don’t want your love / If it’s that unfair and immoral / That you trade your freedom for the trash / Of eternal and suppressive patronage / / I won’t take your… read more »

»Before I dissolve«

by Anonymous, Mar 19, 2018

Let me express myself through words. / One night my life shall end, the earth will open, / And the ground will swell, Only to preserve my bones. / / Before I dissolve, / Would I have achieved my all, / Enjoyed a life of mystery and cause, / Or drenched my time in effortless activities / That produced no… read more »

»Goodbye my love«

by Pride Mguli, Mar 1, 2018

With a joyful heart I leave thee, / to the next willing buyer taking you home. / For my journey with thee has come to an end, / an end I never thought possible. / / So, here we are today, / my soul crying, “no more”; / My mind nodding, “no longer”; and / my lips saying “no ways”. / Look at me, / I am not… read more »

»Here in my bubble«

by Manie Van Tonder, Feb 8, 2018

Here in my bubble, I am all alone, no one but me... / No noise can I hear, if only my bubble can be a dome / Bigger is bet… read more »

»You matter, No matter what!«

by Shylet Noma Clint Mncube, Feb 6, 2018

I was thrown on the ground, rejected & cast away / they thought I did not have value / in a dumpsite where my kind belonged as they said / I was rejected / But I knew who I was and what I possessed / what I was carrying inside of me, was greater than to care about what they say. / Dirt pilled on me, day… read more »

»You have come back power«

by Shylet Noma Clint Mncube, Feb 6, 2018

You have comeback power / / Most of the times when things happen to us, we tend to allow them to define us and we eventually get lost in them, as it happens we have the choice to allow it to control us or we do otherwise. In that process we feel useless but the recipe is in the process. / / I am a… read more »


by Victor Ugochukwu Akpokwe, Feb 6, 2018

Some say love is like a river / That overflows the tender ridge. / Some say love is like a razor / That leaves the heart to bleed. / Loves takes a man from his comfort zone, / Leaves him in a state of desolation. / But I say love is like a man, / That comes to you with a sweet tongue. / Talk you to the… read more »

»Christmas eve«

by Bartho Geldenhuys, Dec 25, 2017

Have things to do at home... / My excuse for wanting to be alone, / How easy she said yes - me too, / Being relieved for being able to leave, / No confrontation, fighting, having words - just having things to do, / Needing my own space, / Having seeing her evening after evening, / Having no real… read more »

»The gate to new years«

by Hind Boujghagh, Dec 23, 2017

Cold weather, c… read more »

»A doorway to love«

by Hind Boujghagh, Dec 18, 2017

Until the heart merges with eternity, / it can never love, nor truly live. / Until the heart welcomes, surrenders, / Breaks free within the pain, / It can hardly ever deepen itself. / All its feelings are only glimpses of its depths, / Human is nothing but a reflection of form, / Carrying heavy chains to… read more »