Tuesday, December 12, 2017
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What Does It Mean To Be A Black Woman? A Poem.

I am often judged before a crowd my clothes make me a target mama says I have to be careful my color makes me a target because I...

An Optimistic Poem About South Africa’s Water Crisis

Is there a hint of optimism concealed in South Africa’s water shortage crisis? When drought brings about hope Thinking back to my childhood water was never a...

Young Politician: A Poem

"Young Politician" As I sit here reading about policy briefs, I hesitate, then pray for our commander in chief. I may not agree, he didn't receive...

“What Do You Live For?” Series: An American Educated South African...

For? For the morning drizzle outside cuddled with a lover or the sweat on my brow while I lift boulders. For the smell of spices from a cast iron...

“Peace”: You Have To Read This Powerful Poem About Police Violence

By Courtney Anderson They take our lives every day. Shoot us in the back. In front of family, friends, and strangers. They leave us in the streets. And Cuff our dead...