SawubonaBy Sihle Ntuli
‘i see you’
following with the eye
filling mind with water
with this in mind
as a form of greeting
may we never move past each other
without some form of acknowledgment
@usihlentuli is a South African writer & M.A graduate at the School of Languages and Literature at Rhodes University. Since 2009, his poems have been published on Poetry Potion, New Coin, New Contrast and Ja Magazine amongst others. He has also been published in an array of publications such as Saraba and Kalahari Review.
In 2015, as part of Bakwa's music feature edition, he curated a Pan-African playlist in collaboration with Ja Magazine entitled 'Phola'. In the same year he released his debut anthology of poetry entitled 'Stranger' to favourable reviews.