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Phiwe Mbatha

»Your Love«

Nov 12, 2013

Is cool like the dawning day / Tranquil as morning breeze / Burning like June fire / In your arms I perspire / Forcing time to in motion but freeze / Yet my pulses it force to race / Rendering me prisoner forever to your grace / A favourable roll of dice / Gave me you the paradise / Right top of fates list…  sign in to read more »

»The place called Hlazakazi«

Jul 29, 2013

Sitting inside this cave / Mama tells us to shut up / I smell oranges I think / She says it is a black mamba / It is her cave after all / She is protecting her babies / The sound of guns firing will not stop / I close my ears with both hands / She says I must learn to listen / How am I going to hear her,…  sign in to read more »


Jul 29, 2013

Foolish African woman / Has no respect for her man / Forgotten her African ways / Cannot even plough maize / She doesn't know power of her hands / Just because she drives a Benz / She treats her elders like dirt / She no longer wears a skirt / Her friends think she has style / Admirers think she is versatile…  sign in to read more »

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