Within minutes of faint whisperings and unbelieving rhetorics
The news had spread the breadth of the teeming Mbizo Ghetto
From Big Bhawa slicing through Garandichauya to Chifukunde
Makorokoza paHeroes texting those at Rudolph and at Pabhawa ku7
The shock, the disbelief as all hear that Ras, Wenzi, Murenga
Rebel to some had breathed his last
Night time and a funeral vigil. All present
Speech after speaker going on about how well mannered,
A model child and adult.
Philip from primary school attesting to prowess on academics and athletics and teachers' ...
Of Poets And Artists
I hear musician's voice resonating melodiously over guitar reefs,
The scribblings of my pen on paper I'm hoping it's creating;
A mellow mood on the surface of your mind's serene reef.
The way you move to the beat,
Should be same way my rhymes and poetry affect your heart beat.
As I see you humming song words by heart,
I too hope one day to hear mine poetry recited by part.
As I see you set up an easel in your studio,