A New Touch of Africa

Poetry

Isn’t racism a disease?

Not all diseases cause: fever, dry cough, tiredness Or in some cases: diarrhoea, conjunctivitis, headache, loss of taste or smell, skin rash, discoloration  Some get really serious: difficulty in breathing, shortness of breath, chest pain or pressure, loss of speech or movement Then isn’t racism a disease when It leaves you hanging to a tree With your legs slightly above the …

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POETRY: Who Told Boys To See Themselves Higher

POETRY: Who Told Boys To See Themselves Higher

They called you a prince.When it’s almost time,For the apple to fall,They called you the heir. They wore you a crown.You were no longer a prince.Even without experience,You ruled over everyone. You were on the throne,Sitting on your ego.Bearing the resemblance of yourFather so many years ago. You were told to pick a wifeLike trying …

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