Comments about Jacqui Broad
To All My Friends
Never did I want to share my poetry.
To bare my soul and show pieces of me.
But I thought what's the use of writing then?
And so I've come to learn many a friend.
First there was Stephanie, young but so wise.
And Crimson Love, who's name I know, and she's so nice.
Dave, with his short comments, but still is great.
Sir Eric, who is a great poet, if I must rate.
Anele, the African son, whom comes from my land.
Siyabonga, as well, so their poetry I understand.
Asif, who always cordially invites me to read his poems.
Ahmed, too, who teaches me a lot I didn't ...
Ants are my favorite:
I follow with interest
their search for food,
walking in a line,
some up, some down.
They don't stop to chat,
just keep on moving.
Lazing on a Sunday,
I learn a lesson: