An exclusive excerpt of one of two poems of mine in the debut Anthology of Concrete Mist Press AMAZON Books Online South Africa Instagram The Taste of Dust Toxic Whispers – Dagger smiles hiding snide bitter twisted jealous secret remarks whispered in secret corners behind cement doors on infected floors hiding the stench of rotten … Continue reading CONCRETE MIST PRESS ANTHOLOGY by HEATH BROUGHER and Josh Compton


Who is Heath Brougher? Heath Brougher is Editor in Chief of Concrete Mist Press as well as Poetry Editor for Into the Void Magazine, winner of the 2017 and 2018 Saboteur Awards for Best Magazine. He received the 2018 Poet of the Year Award from Taj Mahal Review and is a multiple Pushcart Prize and … Continue reading HEATH BROUGHER TRANSLATED into AFRIKAANS

Author Feature: ABIGAIL GEORGE

Who is Abigail George? Background Abigail was raised in a family of educationalists and schooled in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, Swaziland and Johannesburg. She is an author, essayist, memoirist, a feminist, poet and short story writer. She is an aspiring novelist and playwright. She contributes to a symposium that appears bimonthly … Continue reading Author Feature: ABIGAIL GEORGE

Author Feature: Kéana Lee Phillips (South Africa)

Introducing an impressive young author from Cape Town, South Africa, set to take the literary world by storm! Dwelling Space I am a dwelling space.. For you and your brothers and sisters. I move in peace and wander only close to you. I long for you a little more than you long for me, I … Continue reading Author Feature: Kéana Lee Phillips (South Africa)

Alberto Quero Translated into Afrikaans

Two poems translated into Afrikaans with original English and Spanish poems included. TWO POEMS © Alberto Quero PÓLUX A la memoria de mi hermano. Esta noche tomarás tu barca y zarparás hacia la estrella más lejana, llegarás presto porque carecerás de todo espesor. Esta noche someterás las olas, te verás claro y enorme, fresco y … Continue reading Alberto Quero Translated into Afrikaans

Excerpt from ‘Icarus Rising-Volume 1’ QUADRILOGY

Photo Book Cover Credit © Luke Borrill Quadrilogy - Part Two Photo Credit © Casper De Vries Egnis Ednarg-Part Two As I retreat from yet another mayhem mission I fail to purify my veiled vision, My position dictated by royal commission, I yearn for a renewed identity – Who is this murderous malevolent entity? My … Continue reading Excerpt from ‘Icarus Rising-Volume 1’ QUADRILOGY

Unsaid Things Excerpt — Don Beukes Exclusive Animated Debut Watch my debut featured animated reading of 'Unsaid Things' from my debut collection 'The Salamander Chronicles' published by Creative Talents Unleashed at the SALOON LOUNGE in the virtual Cruzio Cafe VISIT THE SALOON LOUNGE HERE TO CLICK ON MY VIDEO Unsaid Things I never got the chance to tell you my future plans as … Continue reading Unsaid Things Excerpt — Don Beukes Exclusive Animated Debut

Vatsala Radhakeesoon Translated into AFRIKAANS

Biography: Vatsala Radhakeesoon Vatsala Radhakeesoon was born in the exotic island, Mauritius on 17 October 1977. She started writing poems at the age of 14. In 1995, when she was 18, her poem Loneliness was published in the most prestigious and widely read local newspaper L’Express. She is the author of the poetry books When … Continue reading Vatsala Radhakeesoon Translated into AFRIKAANS

The Salamander Chronicles – 1 Year Anniversary

Celebrating my debut collection published by Creative Talents Unleashed.   Purchase a copy from the link below:   This poetry collection shouts triumph and courage, whilst rattling your senses and shaking up your bones. Be prepared to be astounded by delightful alliteration and verse lyrical in cadence. Some poems are a personal … Continue reading The Salamander Chronicles – 1 Year Anniversary