Nosipho Africanqueen Mtabani


She - Poem by Nosipho Africanqueen Mtabani

She is songs & dances
stories & dreams questions & answers theories & practicals.

She is
sorrow & joy
good & bad
grudge & forgiveness.

She is
house & home
razor & bandage
sour & sweet
plain & trimmed.

She is
master & servant
oppression & freedom
unbearable death & fruitful living.

She is
mommy & daddy
sister & girlfriend
religion & tradition.

She is
dandelion & thorn bush
lion & dove

She is endless love

SHE is a MOTHER.


Comments about She by Nosipho Africanqueen Mtabani

  • (6/29/2011 7:56:00 AM)

    Now this is indepth description of our African Women, i will definetely pass this to all the women in my life. Beautiful. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 23, 2011

Poem Edited: Monday, May 23, 2011


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