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Ontsnapte voetspore by Yolande Smit
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: Afrikaans. Published: September 14, 2016 by Kilian and Malherbe Uitgewers. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Skryf is ‘n venster waardeur my siel soms kan klim om van alles te ontsnap.Gedagtes loop ver as my voetspore ronddwaal,en as ek woorde neerpen vind hulle hulle weg terug na my hartshuis. . Tussen die spasies van my woorde wil ek graag vir ander ook wys dat die lewe ‘n mooi en sagte kant het, al kan dit ook soms so seermaak.
The Slow Destruction of Man by Kelvin Rush
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Yours is the light that always shines Mine is the darkness eternally blind Yours is the love that radiates joy Mine is self-loathing the little lost boy
The Slow Destruction of Life by Kelvin Rush
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,830. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Think about anything that comes in your head Then never forget one day you’ll be dead It’s hardly surprising that no one is sane The drugs and the booze the lies and the pain
Fun Poems by Clifford Woods
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This is a collection of some unusual and fun poems. They were fun to create and I found them very enjoyable to read. They are whimsical and quite fun. Enjoy!
The Poet's Experience by Rock Stone
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This is a piece of literary work which combines an artistic view of life from different perspectives of time and places. What's more? this is intended to inspire, motivate and give you a sense of purpose. This is a thought provoking work that will set you thinking,changing...
Dear Mama by Badmus Olalekan Ibrahim
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Although this work is not about my beautiful mother alone, it’s for all mothers out there who gave their children love and attention, it is about the nation Nigeria as a mother to us all, it is also for Africa the mother of all African countries. It speaks about visions and deep knowledge of nature for those who love and understand riddles.
Sketchings of a Lay: Poetic Pictures of the Mind by Bill Bassey Okpa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Sketchings of a Lay is a collection of ideas, admonitions, prayers, cries, letters, comments and more about life, love, people, Nigeria and Africa.
African Princess and Other Poems by Lucky O. Ighedose, Ph.D
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
"African Princess and Other Poems" is a collection of poems on the beauty of the African woman characterized by good cultural values, comportment, carriage, honesty, and humane and compassionate heart towards her man, her children and the entire household which includes the extended family members. The book also has poems on sundry issues of basic life virtues, e.g. forgiveness and courage.
Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues by Julius Jamaal McLean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues is a poetry collection consisting of 65 poems. The poems are separated into 11 distinct sections. Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues is rooted in a modern sense of black cultural, social, and artistic rebirth while paying homage to the artistic foundation laid by the great pioneers of the past.
Current Sentiment by Lenny Shirin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
In Once Again Rejoiced, Lenny Shirin uses delicate, emotive poetry to present the tenderness of love. This beauty is then contrasted in Half Assumed Stunt, in which ‘Selfishly you trick me into your arms / whilst I await cruelty in your lies." A thought-provoking, universally relatable collection by an exciting new talent.
Prison Walls - 100 African Poems by Stephen Mutuanga
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Prison walls is an anthology of a hundred poems from Africa, tackling the questions above and more in an African way and matters of the continent -Yesterday, today and tomorrow. They touch a raw nerve in your deepest emotions and meditations of your -Yesterday, today and tomorrow... and release you from behind prison walls.
A Key and a Lock And Other Selected Works by William Hare
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This is a work consisting of a series of poems that relate to the nuances of human connections within regular, day to day living experiences. They are familiar experiences that often require intricate thinking to understand. This is embodied in two of the poems that especially relate to this type of situation. A KEY AND A LOCK relates to the experience of exploring and hopefully at least partially
Proudly, I Am. - Joké Laniyonu Mayers by Joke' S. Mayers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Proudly, I Am - A Collection of Powerful and Motivational Poetry on Life, Love and Relationships. The poetry of Joké Laniyonu Mayers brings a refreshing view to everyday feelings, thoughts and experiences; and the resulting poetry is motivational, happy, sad sometimes, timely, sobering and also playful. Running the full gamut of human emotions, it appeals to the adventurous soul in each of us.
Cries in the Wilderness by Morris Yoll
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Since its independence in 1956, The Sudan is a nation riddled with wars, human rights abuses, and man-made catastrophes. The first civil war in The Sudan started in 1955, a year before The Sudan got its independence in 1956.
The Emanate by Rita Asemota Omoruyi
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Suspense,intrigue and romance are eminent in this superlative compilation,that digs deep into the imaginative world of war,death,hate and love. As an outstanding fictional writer,Rita Asemota Omoruyi has once again proven her exceptional proficiency of telling stories through her fused skill of fictional writing and poetry.
Butterflies in the Breeze by James Forson
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of poetry about the everyday with fresh insights on common place events and things. It is the sort of book you keep at your bedside and dip into from time to time.