Poems

Let Thought Become Your Beautiful Lover Let thought become the beautiful Woman. Cultivate your mind and heart to that depth That it can give you everything A warm body can. Why just keep making love with God’s child– Form When the Friend Himself is standing Before us So open-armed? My dear, Let prayer become your beautiful…

Mon hommage à Mlle Afropolitan. My tribute to Ms Minna we love you!

“In my head, feminist Africa sounds like this: sultry, transformative, ethereal, revolutionary, unshackled, wild, spiritual, healing and wise.” —MsAfropolitan I got to know Ms Afropolitan  from a non-feminist  angle that’s the irony of it all. She is one of those women, i actually wish i knew personally . She is whip smart, an erudite,  intriguing…

The Swordfish (Kılıçbalığı)Ece Temelkuran

What it means to be Wise How could you know what happened to me out there in the sea? A swordfish appeared suddenly. Before I knew it. A swordfish had split me in two. Slit me With its sword straight down my left side.   Plunged that sharpest of blades in my back ripped out…