Daleen Enslinstrydom

Rookie - 61 Points [Daleen EnslinStrydom] (25-02-1967 / Springs, South Africa)

Daleen Enslinstrydom Poems

241. Will They Remember? 6/9/2014
242. Winds Of Change 2/19/2013
243. Winds, Chilliness Brings A Feeling 10/23/2013
244. Winter 10/28/2013
245. With Begging Hands 3/5/2013
246. With The Breaking Dawn 12/30/2013
247. Words Written On Paper 8/21/2013
248. Yesterday’s Old Comfortable Coat 7/29/2013
249. You Are A Part Of My Forever Summer 8/13/2014
250. You Are More 8/1/2013
251. You Are My Resting Place 7/15/2013
252. You Are My Summer Sun 4/5/2013
253. Your Butterfly Kisses From Your Strawberry Lips 5/28/2013
254. Your Eyes 10/29/2013
255. Your Penned Words Do Inspire Me 6/5/2014
Best Poem of Daleen Enslinstrydom

The Hands Of A Farmer

I have known those hands all of my life
and many times I have looked at those hands,
at big rough hands that worked the fields
and calluses in their palms tell a own story
and the fingers are big
and when they grab they hold on.

Those are very strong hands
but they are gentle when they touch the family.
Those hands sowed the wheat
and harvested the sheaves,
those hands planted maize
and brought home the first ripe corn.

Those hands brought life,
helped the cow that struggled during birth,
those hands carried the lambs
to a place of ...

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Scarlet Woman

Caught in the act she fears them,
hears their voices
as they drag her like an animal to the slaughterhouse
while her prosecutors pulls her by the hair
to the pebbled courtyard
where she stumbles and she is naked
and she knows that she is guilty
while her heart pounds anxiously in her chest,
uneasily she grasps for air.

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