Year of Publication: 2021 Publisher: Carnelian Heart PublishingPages: 66Series/Standalone: Standalone Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐“...This dilly-dallyingAnd shilly-shallyingAbout the economic woesOf Africa....will only endwhen the sleeper wakes upto find his birthright stolen,or when the stomach finally settlesfor a purgative diarrhoea...”Dangerous Inertia, Mapfumo Clement Chihota ~~~There is something captivating, deep, mysterious about poetry: it can be both personal and impersonal.… Continue reading POETRY BOOK REVIEW: Before The Next Song by Mapfumo Clement Chihota
“Of all the love I've sampled:Pills and potions,Ills and notions, Fills and motions,Only oneHas made me feel my emotions, Self love burning red hotCleansing,Dispensing evil And sensingthe dear divinity dwelling in me.Divinity, Divinity,Oh dive in it.”Divinity, Omeno M.
Year of Publication: 2018Publisher: Lamor Connections Pages: 128Series/Standalone: StandaloneRating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐“Your answers come least expected Through the least expectedWhom you useTo revealYou are indeedA Father.” Majesty, Larry Liza ~~~When Agape meets Eros in our mixed world the outcome is IRRESISTIBLE!'Irresistible' by Larry Liza has three books in one that encompasses all areas of life thus making… Continue reading POETRY REVIEW TIME: Irresistible by Larry Liza
“Same color of blood flows through our veins:Opiyo, Wanaina, Kibet, Patel... Our red tells it all! We are oneRegardless of who promises to leadOr from what grass roots we crop from, You and I are one, You are me! Red is the love that has been flowing through our veinsI pray that's the only red… Continue reading We Are One
“... Will you be mine in twilight times,My skin pale, mascara my scareIn your city bungalow,I, in the village shantylowIn your town maisonette.I, in the countryside hutsionatteWhere kids run around tiny spaces,Unlike you did in the grasslands.Will you give beauty for ashes, my shame,A double portion, in sickness, in healthWill I be your mother in… Continue reading Larry Liza, The Poetical Lawmaker
“Does he rock your worldOr is he the rock that holds you steadyAs the world sways, an assured footing?Or is he like a rockAnd the only thing that moves himMaking him hard, rocking his bodyIs your sultry curvesAnd sensual scentsBut his heart is hardOnly thing flowing is bloodMinus the essential elixir, love. The only feels… Continue reading Hard, An Original Poem
“You reflect lovewhen you love yourself. Appreciate and spoil yourselfand don't ever feel unloved by yourself.” Cages We Built, Kendi Karimi~~~This one of the poems that I loved from Kendi Karimi's 'The Cages We Built'. Did I tell you how I devoured the poetry book? Oh God! I loved the book so much so that… Continue reading Kendi Karimi Taking The Crowns
“Who? Who? Who did this to you, Made you forgot that you're trueMade you blue? Don't you remember that you're worth?Don't you remember that you're enough?Don't you remember the power of your curved lipsand scintillating tips?Don't you remember the intoxicating allure of your gaze?Or how your words could leave people in a sensual daze? That… Continue reading Who Did This?
Ever have those moments where you do something, create something or even write something and feel like no one is paying attention? I have. But fact is there is someone is always watching. When I received a personal letter and this beautiful human quoted back to me my poem, I wept. Yes, like Jesus. Okay,… Continue reading If Dania Can, So Can You.
In praise of women "Haunted and huntedDeprived, Left to survive. Feed the generation of tomorrowIron out his flaws, On our knees cleaningBut while downTo the most high crownWe prayed to drownThe profane so we can be profound. Flawed, some days outlawedBut we was born to thrive. We drive wonders all around usMagic still flows Grounded… Continue reading I Am Because Of She