Dear grandmother

GrandmotherYou have been with us for the longest timeLife had not been easyWhen the wind was howlingAnd the cold stung…

REVOLUTIONARY INK

We are a free, independent peopleBut the revolutionary ink is not lost,The revolutionary penWill speak,When everyone else can’t.The revolutionary inkWon’t…

Black is me

Bound by chains of colonial oppressionBound by ropes of subjugationBearing the markBane, the colour of this skinBlack, my soul and…

#ZimbabweanLivesMatter

I bruised my knees when I was praying,The wounds open every time I want to talk to the Lord;And I…

I’ve been sitting hereBy the outsideWaiting for the mans to come outThe big mans who sit in their meetingsWho think…

Wake up and live!!

Wake up and live!My brothers in the big house,Have you no compassion for the little, hungry, naked children outsideStanding in…

An Ode to Freedom Fighters

Selfless, brave warriorsUnafraid of the unknownTaking yourselves to the sacrificial altarFor what we call freedom todaySelfless, brave warriorsWe are forever…

Anguish at 04:46

I am sad and angry in my own country that hurts to call home, I have not seen my mother…