Midnight thought

by Phehello Mofokeng

Mind gives birth to thought at the stroke of midnight
it must have been a few moments
before witches came out to play
tangtalisingly stroking against agitated braincells
of minds that could not sleep Continue

Imagined midnights

For Sabata-mpho Mokae

Ruthless against the bastion of time
And all manners of fortification
Unchangeable being
Chipping away at the cliff-face of ignorance
and our moment is not forgotten Continue