Poetry » African Poetry

Contraband Marriage
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
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Contraband Marriage travels along the hemline of loving after incarceration, digging deep into its affects on that love. It is a love story written in lyric and free form, set in reality with a different ever after.
Perceptions of a Past to Come
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » Themes & motifs » General
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This book is a cauldron of experiences, emotions, and incidents, which brutally decries religious charlatanism, political tyranny, sexual perverseness and social injustice from both an African and a universal perspectives. It also addresses issues like slavery, justice, faith, and others. This foreboding tone is redeemed with concepts of love, hope, and the belief in oneself.
Memorie di una studentessa sul davanzale
Price: Free! Words: 18,840. Language: Italian. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
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Romanzo breve di formazione che riprende il flusso di pensieri novecentesco e il surrealismo. La protagonista, una ragazza in età universitaria, rompe i piani della narrazione e si ritrova ad un livello di consapevolezza che, invece di spaventarla, la fa sbocciare.
My Forever
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
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A poem worth reading for the lover in all. Look for more from this talented poet.
A Rainy Day Reader: 100 Poems for Your Enjoyment
You set the price! Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Essay » Literature
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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."
Storage Space
Price: Free! Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
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Darren Stein worked in the townships and squatter camps around Johannesburg and Soweto during the dying years of Apartheid. He worked for human rights in the fields of adult literacy, voter education and police reform. His poetry deals with the emotional turmoil of these years; the psychological toll that this took upon him, and his subsequent immigration to Australia.
My #1 Thug
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thugs need LOVE, too! ...From the perspective of a Young Ebony Queen.
Vials of Almonds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: British English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Poetry » African Poetry
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A wild collection of poems with varied themes on Life, Nature and Religion; taking you places you may not have been and rooting or plucking you out of some grounds you may have known.
The Phoenix and Turtle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Poetry » African Poetry
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R. Douglas Saxen has beautifully illuminated William Shakespeare's enigmatic poem, The Phoenix and Turtle. Combining intricate designs and alchemical imagery, Saxen has added a new, rich layer to this classic work.
Suddenly: A Poem Dedicated To Boko Haram Victims
Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
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This poem is written by Nigerian teenager, Timothy Nkenu and it critically tells the tale of a Boko Haram victim. Though it is a poem, it is as well, a exploration into the world of an average victim of the West African Boko Haram insurgency. All proceeds (when it goes online for sale, after its free period) would go to Boko Haram victims through #ProjectBorno
Where Do Broken Hearts Go?
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
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This poem was written in memory of Yadira Tinarwo Pacheco who passed away in January 2015. May her beautiful soul rest in eternal peace. Now she dances with the angels. She was a good and caring friend. Forever will she be missed.
Padlangs
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: Afrikaans. Published: December 26, 2013 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » Spiritual
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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.
ejaculations
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
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A collection of controversial poems by King kObOkO
An Avant-Garde Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
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Temptation disrupts a harmonious union in this bittersweet love poem.
The Universe Lives In Me (A Century Poems Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2018. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » Ancient Poetry
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Universe in Me is the second book in Alfred Orero's series, A Century Poems. Picking from where he left off in Visions from my Mother, Alfred introduces new angles to his work by applying patterns and mathematical structure in the poems. Listening to whispers in the wind and getting words from the starry night, Alfred brings you raw poetry at it's best.
poetry,writing
Price: Free! Words: 130. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: 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
Until You Left
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2019. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » Ancient Poetry
(4.88 from 26 reviews)
A poetry collection about finding light in the darkness. Set from the freedom struggle and colonialism thoughts of his grandma and the author’s turbulent family life as Child of the Ocean is a powerful reflection on his journey through self empowerment, finding light and writing poetry until you left by ajay sawant. Please review after readin
Despite ... Despite...
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: British English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Poetry » African Poetry
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Despite your ugly Antonov Despite your horrible Molotov Despite your terrible Kalashnikov We will remain II Despite your bombers Shattering us day and night We will remain and fight III Despite your heavy artillery We will remain Despite your oozing planes We will remain Despite your missiles Tearing every mile We will remain We will remain We will remain We will remain

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