Nontobeko Dlamini

Rookie - 52 Points (22 July 1989 / Piggs Peak)

Desert Of Memories - Poem by Nontobeko Dlamini

I am desert, desert of memories,
Like golden artifacts, memories
Precious buried on the sand forever traveling.

I build a sand dune of memories golden, Passionately
I watch over it like the sun of the stately
Blue skies.

When it weighs on my heart heavily
I let go like i let in, carefuly and instinctively, Though the sand storm of my sorrows, Be vicious and
Vigorous, another sand dune be moulded,

To unmark the memories uncoded,
Deep within the traveling sands,
From thieving pirates never found.

Comments about Desert Of Memories by Nontobeko Dlamini

  • (9/15/2013 6:50:00 AM)

    Beautiful piece of art, enjoyed it (Report) Reply

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  • Unwritten Soul (8/21/2013 3:34:00 AM)

    Profound work, i like the choice of your panorama for this work, perfectly work..a beautiful work! _Soul (Report) Reply

  • (10/14/2012 2:43:00 AM)

    Well written poem Ntobeko, enjoyed reading it and like Ngaka your style is just amazing sister.
    Siya_! !
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  • (8/29/2012 6:26:00 AM)

    A very strong poem! Your writing style is inspiring and worthy of close admiring reading.Well done and thank you (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, August 17, 2012

Poem Edited: Monday, August 27, 2012

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