A green weblog of creative, Africa-inspired writing. Celebrating heroes and family.
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...
18 June 2020
Robert and Maya, a poem by Rethabile Masilo
Having read them far more than any other troubadour has made me their child, learning their language whose gist I quickly lapped up with ...
How not to write poetry, by Rethabile Masilo
Perhaps I know better how not to write poetry than how to write poetry. In the end it amounts to the same thing, but for now, I probably hav...
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