© Kenneth M Alexander © Kenneth M Alexander THE RAGE Rage rage against this choking ongoing apartheid cage cold koud our tightening chokehold your empty promises ruik soes pis don't deny this cause our votes mos matters but Julle moer – Ôs is al lankal wys van Julle KAKPRAAT Hou mâ lekke beraad … Continue reading The Rage: Ekphrastic collaboration with Kenneth M Alexander- TheArtistinAthlone
Photo Credit © Kyle Daniels © Coached Success © Don Beukes In conversation with Kyle Daniels* Coached Success https://anchor.fm/coachedsuccess/episodes/Dont-ever-look-down---Finding-Your-Voice-in-a-noisy-world--Don-Beukes-epebi5 PODCAST LINK CLICK HERE Announcing my epic revelatory podcast episode by 'Coached Success', Kyle Daniels Coached Success "On today’s episode I chat to the Pushcart Poetry Prize nominated author Don Beukes. Growing up Don was always … Continue reading Finding Your Voice (In a Noisy World)- In Conversation with Kyle Daniels*Coached Success Podcast
eBook from Amazon Global Dedication This book is dedicated to the victims and survivors of apartheid. It is because of their selfless acts of bravery, sacrifices and resilience that a new generation can live in a free and democratic society. Because of their love for this country, we will strive to preserve and nurture their … Continue reading In Pursuit of Poetic Perfection – Four Poets Unite: An extract
Co-written by Don Beukes, Bevan Boggenpoel, Leroy Abrahams and Selwyn Milborrow For SA use these contacts to order: (Selwyn Miborrow) eBook https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B07KPL3N8F/ref=dbs_a_w_dp_b07kpl3n8f Kinderjare Rooi gepantser in klokbroek en al – Die sewentigs is gevul met nuwe klanke – Sondag rituele sluit in kerk en koeksisters en buite waai die wind sand aan, Radio blêr ‘Ek … Continue reading Excerpt:In Pursuit of Poetic Perfection’
In anticipation of this unique and historic Anthology I invite you all to #MeetTheAuthors of #IPoPP Selwyn Milborrow Selwyn Milborrow Selwyn Milborrow is a prize-winning author, freelance journalist, columnist, publisher and poet from Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He was a journalist for Die Burger and is an iReporter for CNN International. Selwyn’s work in both … Continue reading In Pursuit of Poetic Perfection #IPoPP #MeetTheAuthors
Photo Credit © Pixabay Existential Consequential (Read the original publication in Indiana Voice Journal HERE) Part One Baptised child of colour by a system saturated with colonial masked fodder, my existence manipulated although lovingly orchestrated to avoid a mother heinously hated my future mapped out by adult decree – to avoid an emotionally cancerous feuding … Continue reading EXISTENTIAL CONSEQUENTIAL
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This one is a translation from my AFRIKAANS poem from 'Huisgenoot', an Afrikaans family magazine which then published an English version 'YOU' These magazines became my window to the world during the 1980's whilst South Africa was gripped in the school boycotts against the apartheid regime and I found myself unwillingly amidst army attacks on my … Continue reading You ¤ Huisgenoot