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The Rusty Spoon

by Hassen Lorgat (Written 10 September 2021, before the news of the arrests of the escaped Palestinian prisoners was confirmed.) that rusty spoon++++a few days agounable to recallthe last mouth it freely fed yet its mysterious waystoday is chronicled in

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Two Poems by Kwazi Innocent

These Walls ‘When I write baby, I’m the hero of my shit.’ Profound words if you ask me. I’m not the first nor will I be the last to try. To try. To try to risk everything in attempt to

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Red

by Zahraa’ Khaki A wish fluttered from a treeA singleRedSilken threatThat flowed through my little fingerTo the millions of threadsFinding your own a tetherThick with the tanglesOf a butterfly in chrysalisThat claimed me I need to learn to love youLike

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We keep our eyes on the prize

by Hassen Lorgat the comrade was militantalways fresh like a daisyyesterday the comrade crossed the floorno one knows why s/he/they did itbut did it: indeedas the COM always believed the picket line was sacredmaybe a poemthat says you are at

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die rewolusie het uitgereën

by Martin Labuschagne vanmiddag, jare na die persreën,word ‘n bedonderde betogingvir dié of daai agtienpersent verhoging,aanmekaargeflans en in-gebus.-: slagsprekende spreektrompette metverwytende vuiste in die lugis rewolusionêr-regvir nog ‘n binne/bende-gevegonrus-plakkate het vryheid gesweer,met ‘n donderende dreunsang op die maatvan stampende stewels,is

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