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Gedagtes van n Woestynkind by BJ Engelbrecht
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Gedagtes van n Woestynkind is n digbundel wat handel oor my heimwee na Namibia en die Namib woestyn. Dit beskryf ook my siening oor emosionele dinge in die lewe soos plaasmoorde in Suid Afrika. Gedagtes van n Woestynkind is gewone Afrikaans geskryf deur n doodgewone Afrikaanse taal liefhebber.
poetry,writing by Jaber
Price: Free! Words: 130. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry(3.67 from 3 reviews)
I want to move people with my words,to make them feel what they may have forgotten,words can inspire and lift people up. There's enough sadness and horror in the world, let your life light shine people
A Rainy Day Reader: 100 Poems for Your Enjoyment by Stan Paregien, Sr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
A RAINY DAY READER contains 100 poems by Stan Paregien. The poems range from the serious to the hillariously funny, from those with an academic bent to those with little redeeming social value (except for a smile or two). Great for that rainy day read. Poems include "N. Scott Momaday: A Literary Legend," "Had Any Lately?," "My Banker Ain't No Friend of Mine," "Cat Heaven," & "Smart Pills."
A Seed by Mozambican Writers
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Who can express their own feelings about love, death, hope, despair, all the big questions? Can a man imagine the deepest feelings of a woman? A young person those of an old person? These new poets from Mozambique are trying to do this, in a language which is not their mother tongue.
Within The Spirit - The White Owl Calls by Felicity-Ann McInnes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
How do I describe my fascination for the soul called Helen Martins and her (like mine) loneliness of a love gone and a life alone and the reclusiveness that blossomed into a work of art? I can but only write in words of art how I see her adventure of life. Visiting my ‘Ouma and Papa’s farm house, I would sit at her feet listening to her talk to my Late Mother and Father; for this I thank her.
Magical words by oscar stuta
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
this book it is a part 1 of two parts book complete but it has poems like oscar stuta,flowers and what is love, all of this poems are good stuff but you will find them exciting which the book has a surprise poem inside it.
Songs of Kiguli 2013 by Kiguli Primary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by PDMI Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
The book is a collection weaving quotes and poetry from ancient and modern poets of Western philosophy with the thoughts of children 11-17 years old. These children write from the eyes of a mosquito, the heart hungry for the knowledge, the heart running from abuse and social ills, the spirit looking for ways to improve life and their beloved country, and the spirit willing to fight back.
RUMINATIONS: a prose-poetry collection by I. C. Kanu
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Imagine reading a series of exciting short stories but in poetry form... Imagine the flow of narrative with the juxtaposition of lyrical rhythms that can only be brought on by poetry... Presenting Ruminations, a collection of prose-poems that is simply but beautifully written in reflection of everyday struggles, both the seemingly trivial and the most pertinent.
Padlangs by Bets Bronkhorst
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: Afrikaans. Published: December 26, 2013 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual(4.00 from 1 review)
Ek het hierdie digbundel spesiaal vir jou saamgestel en is gebaseer op die vreugde sowel as die hartseer van mense soos ek en jy. PADLANGS spreek tot in jou hart, jou siel. Hierin sal jy iets vind wat betrekking het tot jou eie emosies. My keuse van gedigte wat ek vir jou gekies het, sal jou opnuut laat besef, jy worstel nie alleen nie, ons huil dieselfde trane en lag ook dieselfde lag.
Heroism of Hope for Africa: Patriotic Poems on a Dawn of a New Era by Smithson Buchi Ahiabuike MD
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,080. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
"Guaranteed to capture and sustain the attention of all consumers and connoisseurs of poetry, especially those with emotional investments in Africa, Ahiabuike's poetry is fresh, natural, and mellifluous, grounded in a unique craft that relies on the power of intuition and shuns the blind spots of visible verities. It is vivid and deeply layered, truthfully grim and hopeful." Moses Ebe Ochonu, PhD
The Pain and Cries for Love by Tinus Erasmus, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Poetry is the only way your soul can really say what it feels, listening to your soul not only makes you able to write good poetry but it makes you happy over a period of time. These are the words of my thoughts, my fears, my Laughter and my tears
Thoughts In Mind by Peter Anti Partey
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Thoughts in mind, i call them life experiences. Sometimes life gives us various meanings. We go through pain, betrayals, love and happiness. The poems in this book are poems written from 2003 to 2013. These are my thoughts at specific periods in my life. Enjoy reading them, they might be your thought too....love.
Even Odds by Yas Niger
Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A tragedy with two characters, unfolds in fast rhythmic exchanges. A play and poem that treats the tale of belittled feminism and hyped masculinity, reassures of justice's persistence. It touches on the seemingly unsafe nature of life, as people manage the simplest things and still tend not to really mend the silly holes of doubts they breed, seeking to even the odds life throws at them.
Gebroke Harts Gebede by Anzé Bezuidenhout
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: Afrikaans. Published: November 28, 2013 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Gebroke Hartsgebede is 'n digbundel oor die einas van die lewe. 'n Soeke na liefde op 'n stormagtige pad. Mag hierdie bundel vir die leser 'n pad na herstel aanwys. Die diepe besef dat jou krag van Bo kom. Ja jy is tot alles in staat deur Christus wat jou krag gee.
The Wonderful Life of Senator Boniface and other Sorry Tales by Ayo Sogunro
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
The Wonderful Life of Senator Boniface and other Sorry Tales is a collection of fourteen contemporary short stories, interspersed with poetry, exploring themes of human nature in general, and Nigerian social psychology in particular.
Let the Bird Free - Book One by Raissa Batieno
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: American English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Life on a poetic note; this book is a selection of poems relating to life in general, love and spirituality; all important aspects of existence.