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My Sad Reality

My Sad Reality – a poem by Aries Rage Continue reading

Thoughts of a revolution

Squeezing together like penned rabbits Are thoughts of a revolutionThoughts that form a necklace of green lagoons in my headThoughts that become a net for castaways and rebels Like river rats Each thought has a territoryYet forced into the fringeOr go their seperate ways The ones that the swamp dosen’t swallow Are bred into a … Continue reading

A Love like this

A Poetic Conversation between Constance van Niekerk and Edward Dzonze Continue reading

Distant lover

Distant Lover – Poem by Constance van Niekerk Continue reading

I am not judging you

A poem by Constance van Niekerk Continue reading

Eternity

A poem by Mumu da poet, Mpumalanga, SA I would be happy if you marry meI would be honoured to wake up next to you for eternity Serenaded by the sound of a heart that loves me,I would love to spend every second of my breath with you. I do not know how much lives … Continue reading

My Lily

Like a lily in the water you stood out,In the middle of the river you stood firm.Against the flowing debris of life you didn’t budge,Mesmerizing to look at you were,Yet so sad to think of the bygone days. Your petals struck off,To tarnish your beauty they did,Unbeknown to them that inner beauty remained.Or maybe to … Continue reading

Much much more

Poem by Connie V Journeys I’ve embarked onnear and far I’ve goneplaces I’ve visitedvariegated locationsevoking divers emotionsbut none could quite duplicateall the sensationsI feel when I’m with you Love-love can almost depict itbut not quiteharmonious shadesand dulcet soundscan almost describe itbut it is much moreyes, much much more! This ardourunselfishnot boastfulwinningly consideratenever keeping records of … Continue reading

Lost Passion

Not a thing under the stars just happensAll things bright and good happen for a reasonAnd the reality of it all sharpensLike the aura of the blooms in season Each moment there is to liveHas a million and one things to learnWhether  to giveOr to yearn For what could have beenBut could not be seenBecause … Continue reading

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Connie V

Connie V

Constance van Niekerk, (Connie V) is a South African-based Zimbabwean-born creative writer, poet, music lover, spoken word artist, freelance writer, blogger and educator. She has contributed to several anthologies and published her own collection, Echoes of My Heart: A Poetry Collection available for purchase on all Amazon Stores Worldwide. She is also Editor at ZimOnlineNews. Follow her on Twitter : @convanniekerk Connect with her on Facebook and Linkedin.

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