Onalethuso Petruss Ntema

(27/02/1985 / Maun, Botswana)

Pebbles


pillow of comfort and ease
like pebbles over the waving stream
soothing, authentic and pebbling
my eyes see each pebble
as it glitters beyond the still water(s)
and smiles back at me in awe
each pebble utters a thousand words
with one but different meanings
for one word
a diverse attitude of meaning,
i rise to my body and pebbled
by the waves on the banks of the river
footing towards, to pick a pebble
as i close(d) my eyes to rest
on my pillow...

opn06092012/1537

'the pebbles' book no.10 of 2012
sept.2012

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Submitted: Thursday, September 06, 2012
Edited: Thursday, November 01, 2012

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