Beautiful Chaos

As rumour would have it or as society would just like us to think or maybe as the actual truth would be. Women have been long known to carry flames within their hearts or better yet to be flames themselves After all there’s this purity to fire, how it can’t corrupted but there’s also it’s…

Please Mr Perfect

Guest blogger: Nyari the Poet How I wish I was getting into my bed to curl up next to you, trace your spinal column with my finger along your bare back perhaps to wake you or maybe to just revel in your presence, so unexpected and yet so real,so gratifying. Just the two of us,…

Chronicles Of A Continent

So today is the 25th of May and as Africans we celebrate Africa day. It’s the day of a 1000 different dialects, a 100 different languages and numerous diverse cultures. It’s the day of a unity bound by common struggles and the feeling of calling this one big continent home, no matter where you are…

Swift Wings

I was told that the seduction of my heart would arrive on swift wings, knocking me off balance and choking my words with feelings. A prophecy I told myself and yet I hadn’t actually seen it but then there you are. Regal and radiant, in fact looking too good for words. The feeling was so…

If You’re Reading This…

We’re all imperfect depending on who’s looking at us and from what angle. It can be in the eyes of our past, our present or even our future. We can try but we always fail in running away from our failed decisions. I must admit I don’t always have the best of intentions, it’s a…

Chronicles Of The Day You’re Born

A long time ago, when I still counted the candles on my cake and I still closed my eyes to blow them out and make a wish. Sometime back then I made wishes about things that should be happening today. I admit though even back then birthday wishes felt like bullshit. They were all these…

The Thought Is You

A thought lingers right on the edge of my mind and yet I can’t dig my hands into it Though I’m slow to just let it walk away into whatever place ideas never put into practice go and die Maybe it’s not even a death but a floating from one souls thoughts into another Almost…

Scars And Choices

The only witnesses to this beautiful and yet cruel dance. A daring challenge to the bravery of ones soul. The final step to the gateway that takes you from being two to one. Molded together by a fire of passion and bound with such solidty even long passed on giants couldn’t pull you apart. So…