Daleen Enslinstrydom

Rookie - 215 Points [Daleen EnslinStrydom] (25-02-1967 / Springs, South Africa)

Daleen Enslinstrydom Poems

241. The Empty Sky 9/19/2013
242. Forgiving And Forgetting 10/10/2013
243. Am I My Brother’s Keeper? 11/14/2013
244. Your Penned Words Do Inspire Me 6/5/2014
245. Words Written On Paper 8/21/2013
246. Rain 8/2/2013
247. Jewel Of My Childhood 7/25/2013
248. My Word Wizard 7/23/2013
249. Bread And Meat For Breakfast 6/24/2013
250. A Dwelling Place For My Heart 4/4/2013
251. The School Fair 11/25/2013
252. A Mother’s Work Is Never Done [1] 5/10/2013
253. I Do Hate My Job 8/6/2013
254. Chocolates 7/11/2013
255. Will Somebody Pleas Take Me? 7/8/2013
256. Difficult To Understand 6/14/2013
257. Unknown Life-Journey 11/4/2013
258. Mom, You Are More Than Just A Mother’s Day Mother 5/13/2014
259. A Female Friend 4/24/2013
260. What Happiness Means 6/7/2013
261. Under The Shade Of The Big Old Oak Tree 12/8/2013
262. The Hands Of A Farmer 4/23/2013

Comments about Daleen Enslinstrydom

  • Walterrean Salley (11/21/2016 7:06:00 PM)

    Beautiful poet. Beautiful poetry, rich and meaningful. I could sit and read your poems for hours. A true asset to the poetic community. Many wishes for success. Thank you.

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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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