Address Unknown 21 August 2017 Dear future wife It is with a joyful heart I write to you without any idea of whether you will read or not. That won't stop me from writing because initially writing is my thing. I would have written a book to tell you this but I realized that I … Continue reading To you Milady
Tariro is a Shona given name, mostly popular with females. In the Queen's tongue, it translates to Hope. Ergo, the poem below will be on hope. The featured image is of one fine lady called Tariro Chikodzi. When disasters become endless, and attacks suddenly devastate our homes, when our dreams of success are shattered, sickness … Continue reading Tariro
Samkheliso is a ndebele given name for ladies. It translates to welcome and that will be the subject of the poem below. The featured image is of Samkheliso Chuka. Welcome! To the future of yesterday; silently, the little Miss whispered, Her voice unbroken and favorable enough. Took me by the right hand and ushered me … Continue reading Samkheliso
Someone decided to impregnate my mind, and before I knew it he had disappeared into the unknown. Now here I am, packed with these heavyweights, what would I do with them. If pain and sorrow could be traded, I would've placed them on foreign exchange and they would assure me a BMW, then I'd go … Continue reading I’m still looking for him
Patricia is a female given name derived from the Latin word 'patrician' meaning noble. So I will be writing on a noble woman. The featured image is of one noble lady named Patricia Kagweda. Oh noble woman! How admirable is your hand, Artistic to bring beauty in the house. Whatever you touch, You do so with determination … Continue reading Patricia
This is the season For common reason, And all rise in unison As one citizen. Popular need is key, And the way is unity Regardless of the past We reserve no floor for hate. Bygones are stuck in history And we focus on a better day; And it is only reason, That will raise us … Continue reading Reason over sentiment
Jabulani is a Ndebele given name meaning be happy. The poem below is an encouragement to those carrying around heavy hearts. The featured image is of Jabulani Masango. Scientifically: It is a proven fact, Oh yea, just that simple smile It is worthy to work the miracle, Using less energy It keeps you healthy. Psychologically: … Continue reading Jabulani
In honor of Maud Chifamba, a young and energetic lady. She is packed with wisdom to change the common worldly perspectives.
I have been using poetry as a form of interacting with friends and family. I pick a certain alphabet and ask those who have names starting with that certain alphabet to give a meaning of their names and I come up with a poem based on that name.