Featured Article by my Alma Mater: University of the Western Cape South Africa

© Don Beukes Don Beukes is a South African and British writer and author of 'The Salamander Chronicles', 'Icarus Rising', 'In Pursuit of Poetic Perfection (eBook)' and 'Sic Transit Gloria Mundi'.  He also happens to be a proud alumnus of the University of the Western Cape (UWC). Beukes, who is originally from Belhar in Cape … Continue reading Featured Article by my Alma Mater: University of the Western Cape South Africa

Featured Poet: KYLE DANIELS

EMBRACE the WAVES of LIFE Photo Credit © Coached Success Embrace the waves of life – Poem by Kyle Daniels. I wrote this poem for the person who has been hurt and wounded by life, and no longer allow themselves to let their guard down. Imagine waves coming to shore, some waves are going to … Continue reading Featured Poet: KYLE DANIELS

Introducing Sue-Ellen Bailey, South Africa’s new Fantasy Writer: ‘The Journey of the Forgotten Kahul’

Sue-Ellen Bailey Sue-Ellen Bailey is South Africa's new Fantasy Writer, with her stunning debut 'The Journey of the Forgotten Kahul' Book CoversPublished by Lauren Mooi Publishing What is it all about? Book Description: The fate of the universe hangs in the balance when two Beings from different worlds, fall in love. A child was conceived … Continue reading Introducing Sue-Ellen Bailey, South Africa’s new Fantasy Writer: ‘The Journey of the Forgotten Kahul’

GLOMAG APRIL2021: Collaboration with KENNETH ALEXANDER*Africa*Alkebulan

Africa*Alkebulan Photo Credit © Kenneth Alexander Africa*Alkebulan  In the beginning – A super continent five hundred and fifty million years ago  A Neoproterozoic era breaking up in Jurassic times one hundred and eighty eons ago – A landmass baptised Gondwanaland by Eduard Suess from Sanskrit for ‘Forest of the Gonds, as Gwondwana and Laurasia formed … Continue reading GLOMAG APRIL2021: Collaboration with KENNETH ALEXANDER*Africa*Alkebulan

ECHOES FROM BEYOND THE POND- A Nation in Crisis: Introducing Dr Michael Anthony Ingram

Photo Credit © Michael Anthony Ingram Black Skin Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., shared his Dream, Dr. W.E.B. Dubois fortified our Souls, James Baldwin started a Fire, Toni Morrison sang her Song, and I restored my Black Skin. When I wake in the morn and the world knows not my name just the color of … Continue reading ECHOES FROM BEYOND THE POND- A Nation in Crisis: Introducing Dr Michael Anthony Ingram

Introducing KENNETH ALEXANDER aka ‘The Artist in Athlone’: Debut Ekphrastic Collaboration- Glomag India January 2021

Art Credit © Kenneth Alexander © The Artist in Athlone ELCARO – Oracle of Cape Town* gā-ai taras of ǁHUIǃGaeb Memories of an Oracle –Tawedes! I heard the cautionary frantic drums echo across these coastal plains long before they came. My uninvited revelatory dreams revealing harrowing cream screams of what was still to come – … Continue reading Introducing KENNETH ALEXANDER aka ‘The Artist in Athlone’: Debut Ekphrastic Collaboration- Glomag India January 2021

Finding Your Voice (In a Noisy World)- In Conversation with Kyle Daniels*Coached Success Podcast

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

NEW BOOK RELEASE: Sic Transit Gloria Mundi*Thus Passes the Glory of this World: CITY OF DUST

Book Cover Art © Janine Pickett Available from Amazon Dedication I dedicate this book to any of you who has ever been marginalised because of your culture, religion, race or sexual orientation. This is for those of you who exist in the shadows, the misunderstood, the dismissed, the forgotten ones. - Don Beukes City of … Continue reading NEW BOOK RELEASE: Sic Transit Gloria Mundi*Thus Passes the Glory of this World: CITY OF DUST

‘A Morning Song for Dylan Thomas’: Appreciation Poetry 2020 curated by Lidia Chiarelli

A Morning Song for Dylan Thomas As the sun turns in circles of radiating brilliance casting its energy into your brittle heart, You allow yourself to bask in chards of paused despair – Owning your daily destiny finding an embracing permeating symphony – Your emotions leaking endlessly into the swelling cavities of Swansea. As the … Continue reading ‘A Morning Song for Dylan Thomas’: Appreciation Poetry 2020 curated by Lidia Chiarelli