Hale Tsehlana

Rookie (22nd June / South African)

Biography of Hale Tsehlana

Hale Tsehlana: enjoys travelling, music and art in all its forms plus an occasional karaoke swing. Her interests revolve around creative writing and its use in academic development. She has published in journals, magazines and on the Internet. The highlight of her ‘Poetic Career’ was a sponsored trip to sing praises to the Himalayan Mountains. For online samples of her poems, visit http: //www.poetry.com look out for her first collection of poems titled: ‘Poems and Songs from the Mire’

Hale Tsehlana's Works:

Poems and Songs from the Mire ISBN1-920094-10-5

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The Mire Of Womanhood

What the mire taught me can never be taken away;
it gave me a voice to speak for myself
it opened doors and unleashed pregnant potential
it deepened my understanding of the self
it grew me wings and taught me to say NO.

So when you wear your
hyphenated smile
and try to derail my mind