• Alone And Desolate

    Oh gosh! It is that time of the day again.
    I am sitting here all alone
    Yeah all alone and desolate
    I am watching the sun go down... more »

  • Be A Man

    I was yanked from my mother’s womb
    Pushed into this world
    Without a choice
    Slapped on my behind... more »

  • Carols In The Candlelight (Ulco 2010)

    The tone was set
    To the artistic beauty of the candle lit splashpool
    With the firefly and Chinese lighting in the backdrop
    The night was accommodating... more »

  • Do I Go For It?

    I sat there my head bowed in dejection
    It had been a long search
    But now that it was ended
    I did not know what to do with what I had in my hand... more »

  • Farewell

    I look at you and I can see sadness on your face
    I can feel the weight of the goodbye upon your shoulders
    Your eyes brim with tears of farewell
    And I ask myself, Why?... more »

  • God, Where Are You?

    God, who are you?
    Or rather where are you?
    Many people are talking about you
    Saying you are the one who is always there... more »

  • Here

    It is long since I have been here
    Yes you may ask, where is here?
    I say you may ask, why here?
    So listen to what I’ve got to say about this here... more »

  • How She Must Have Felt?

    She grabbed me roughly from my child sleep
    And threw me on her back like a sack of mealies
    She used to carry from the fields.
    Her back was knotted with the hump in her heart... more »

  • I Wish

    I wish I were the song
    That comes to your mind when you are happy
    I wish I were the comforting words
    Of the song you sing when you are sad... more »

  • Imagination

    My friend you say that
    I cannot know the pain you are feeling
    That I will never comprehend the situation you are in
    But let me tell you this... more »

  • Listen O' Mothers

    Listen O’ mothers listen O’ sisters
    Listen the spirit of reason is in me
    And I tell of the hurt that should never be.... more »

  • Man-Child

    Little man child grow up
    Stop moaning and feeling sorry for yourself
    Remember the world doesn’t owe you anything
    You owe it to the world because... more »

  • Mother

    Oh! Carry me back
    To the womb that was my home
    Where I used to lie in blissful contentment
    With nary a worry to my soul.... more »

  • Old Man And The Sky

    The old man was at it again
    splashing paint all over the western sky
    and like a pre-school child
    He was gleefully mixing different colours on the sky board... more »

  • Precious

    Precious, how precious?
    Like a diamond you are so beautiful
    Yet like that precious stone you are so cold.
    From afar you look so vulnerable... more »

  • The Climb

    I hesitated as I touched her legs
    And she coaxed me on as if she could sense
    The inexperience of a fifteen year old boy
    I ran my hand along her smooth body and I became afraid... more »

  • The Moon

    Suddenly I was awake
    Wide-awake like I had never gone to sleep
    And the face of the clock at my bedside
    Showed me the twelfth night watchman... more »

  • What Should I Do?

    ‘Mpho… come out and enjoy the shine
    It is a beautiful day out here; ’ said Dee
    I stood up and started towards the door,
    For a moment I felt the thrill and the excitement... more »

  • Who Are You?

    You came into my life
    When I was down and low
    You accepted me
    Even though I was a stranger... more »

  • Why Not?

    I have been on this road
    I know the signs
    I can show you all the landmarks
    And it had not been an easy road.... more »

  • Why, But Why?

    You wake up to a glorious morn
    To a cheerful song of the birds
    The clear skies sighing in the acknowledgement
    Of a magnificent day to be... more »

  • Words, How Can I Say Thank You

    Words, Words, Words,
    Why is it when I need you,
    You deny me of your presence?
    Why is it when I want to touch you... more »

  • You Beast

    What kind of a person are you, or may I say animal?
    Anyway, will it help even if I knew?
    Will it take away this hatred I feel for you?
    Will it bring back those loved ones?... more »