Childhood Days

https://soundcloud.com/salamander-12/childhood-days?in=salamander-12/sets/poems-in-english This is a translation of my Afrikaans poem 'Kinderdae', depicting growing up in the 70's and 80's in Apartheid South Africa in Cape Town. Feelings and thoughts are captured on my first trip into the City accompanied by my eldest sister Ruth, in a 'Third class' carriage for 'coloureds' and experiencing my first restaurant … Continue reading Childhood Days