A green weblog of creative, Africa-inspired writing. Celebrating heroes and family.
19 October 2020
Happy birthday, Peter Tosh!
Peter Tosh (October 19, 1944 – September 11, 1987) was the guitarist in the original Wailing Wailers, a pioneer reggae musician, and a t...
18 October 2020
Happy birthday, Ntozake!
"Born Paulette Williams in Trenton, New Jersey to Paul T. Williams (namesake), a surgeon, and Eloise Williams, a psychiatric social w...
26 June 2020
We have moved
We are now at https://poefrika2.blogspot.com , and we can't wait to see you there.
22 June 2020
Open letter to Facebook
Dear Facebook, My name is Rethabile Masilo. I am a poet and a language instructor from Lesotho, although today I live in France, with a p...
Scalp, a poem by Rethabile Masilo
And when on the streets of somewhere you see skulls, limitless with age, you’ll know how long this secret has been sat upon. You’ll alwa...
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