Treasure Island

Niki Nicholas Nkuna

(1957/01/09 / BURGERSFORT (Leeufallei farm or Ga- Makwakwasi))

Stamp Of Presence


Leave a dent
Not a smell
Not the voice
‘Cause it gets driven away by wind

Forever nostalgic are the bird chirps, songs and cries
Forever nostalgic are the echoes that sound long, short and disappear

The rock will be there with marks
Silent and steady presence
Trail traced by hard knocks
Stamp of presence to silence uppity minds
N Nkuna,13 August 2013

Submitted: Monday, September 02, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 03, 2013
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