Monthly Archives: August 2017

‘n Gedig uit Oop sirkel

Die bundel is nou beskikbaar. Die bundel bevat gedigte met verskillende style. Hier is een met ‘n humoristies-satiriese inslag.   Watergat Die buffelbul skuif sy agterstewe ongemaklik rond op die smal kroegstoeltjie terwyl hy uitvaar oor die idiotiese dinge wat … Continue reading

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Mind blowing

Mind blowing . The wind winds around the tree, whining in agony. . My thoughts are flapping wildly in the endless rushing air. . Bent forward against the howling stream the woman walks slowly holding her head. . Dead leaves … Continue reading

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Nuwe bundel deur De Waal Venter

De Waal Venter se nuwe bundel het pas by Naledi verskyn. Klik hier om meer te wete te kom of om die bundel aan te skaf. http://naledi.online/product/oop-sirkel/  

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Life from death

Life from death . The city is dead. There is nobody in the streets. The broken buildings are brown. Inside the houses bric-a-brac of abandoned personal belongings. A running shoe lies motionless next to crumpled clothes. Stangely untouched a glass … Continue reading

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How to write a poem

How to write a poem . Where do you start? Anywhere, as long as you start. Take any experience you can remember. Like walking with friends in the Cecilia Forest in Constantia. Tall trees create a natural cathedral, but you … Continue reading

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Sensory day

A sensory day . Olive oil warming up, onions beginning to brown. An orange cut in half, toast ready to butter. A clean towel from the shelf, soap with a whiff of lavender. Ironed shirt, white as clouds with the … Continue reading

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Die droewe gondel van Tranströmer

Sorgegondolen nr 2 Tomas Tranströmer Två gubbar, svärfar och svärson, Liszt och Wagner, bor vid Canal Grande tillsammans med den rastlōsa kvinnan som är gift med kung Midas Droewe gondel I Twee ou mans, skoonvader en skoonseun, Liszt en Wagner, … Continue reading

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