Poësie

Lees nuwe gedigte deur bekende en ontluikende digters. Plasing is onderhewig aan keuring. Stuur jou voorlegging vir keuring aan skryfwerk@litnet.co.za.

Read poetry by established and emerging poets. Publication is subject to a selection process. Submissions can be sent to skryfwerk@litnet.co.za.

Ongetiteld

Monn-lee Geduld Poësie 2018-05-09

"Djy praat van jobless wies, ma ek is jobless en identiteitsloos want die identity wat ek myself wil gie wôd ge-erase in my community"

Soos een wat op verlossing wag

Carma Shaw Poësie 2018-05-02

"sy roep die winde met haar laaste asem
en smeek hul om die wolke
en die storm te gaan haal"

languages

Jemima Meyer Poësie 2018-04-18

"I spit out
my mother tongue"

Pilatus deur Annesu de Vos (1980)

Sunelle Geyer Poësie 2018-04-18

"Ek het vandag jou bundel by die
ouboekwinkel op die hoek gaan pluk"

New Microsoft Word document

Jemima Meyer Poësie 2018-04-09

"I don’t desire our time
to be another document"

Knysna-brande

Sunelle Geyer Poësie 2018-04-09

"Vir Moses was God
in die braambos"

funeral wishes

Jemima Meyer Poësie 2018-04-03

"don’t cry
honour the pride of my life
by joining in when they dance and sing"

Saffier

Sunelle Geyer Poësie 2018-04-03

Lees ’n gedig deur Sunelle Geyer.

Ongetiteld

Marius Coetzee Poësie 2018-04-03

"reën in die voorwinter is geweldig
dae nou is onuitstaanbaar mooi"

Deurmekaarlaai

Sunelle Geyer Poësie 2018-03-28

"onder die gemmerkoekies en die nartjiebak
was ’n skatkislaai vol dit en dat"

Afterthought

Jemima Meyer Poësie 2018-03-28

"With you I stopped thinking
about Adam and Eve
and their fig leaves."

Ongetiteld

Marius Coetzee Poësie 2018-03-28

"met die taal wat ek praat
brei ek truitjies
en bou ek blokkies"

Agterdeur

Johan Martin T Labuschagne Poësie 2018-02-28

Lees ’n gedig deur Johan Martin T Labuschagne.

Liefde is

Estelleke Poësie 2018-02-21

"wanneer ’n engel en ’n alien
mekaar ontmoet"

Letter to a brother in rehab

Abigail George Poësie 2018-02-02

"I can only think of this.
That you can’t take photographs of
your healing."

Prague, your skin reads like emptiness

Abigail George Poësie 2018-02-02

"The mysteries of my sorrows
are like a constellation beyond
the trees."

Why I blog about writing and issues of mental health

Abigail George Poësie 2018-01-31

"He made careful movements
with his hands. Played a cloud study of water vapour gospel with his guitar."

Images of the strong handsome faces of men

Abigail George Poësie 2018-01-31

"And I was left thinking that glasses
make a face look interesting.
Even handsome. Even intelligent."

The healing room

Abigail George Poësie 2018-01-25

"Moses’ forty years in the wilderness
became my own. I am a machine. A new leaf. I know
how to restore my own soul."

Stigma

Abigail George Poësie 2018-01-25

"Barefoot in the sunny road of my dreams, I tell myself this./ Babies cry. All babies cry."

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