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Eenkant teen die berg

Eenkant teen die berg . Hierdie jaar se water trippel uit die berg. Hierdie môremis draf haastig deur die kloof. . Hoe lank lê daardie pad nou al so styf teen Baines se kloof? Lank lê die pad al daar … Continue reading

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I sing the body electric

I sing the body electric . I sing with the voice of  a shrike, the overpowering sound of a sperm whale whose song can be heard halfway around the globe; I sing with the stinging hum of a dynamo that … Continue reading

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Val van die mens

Val van die mens . Ons val in hierdie voertuig met sy kareebome wat heen en weer gepluk staan in die wind, met ons lui krullende oseane met denkbeeldige grense, met katedrale, stadig aan die verkrummel, gladgetrapte sypaadjies in krioelende … Continue reading

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Waking up last night in a dream

Waking up last night in a dream . Last night I woke up in a dream I remembered in which I had woken up before, but could not remember anymore. . The men were moving crates in the sunshine falling … Continue reading

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Apoptose tot apoteose

  Apoptose tot apoteose . Krappe skarrel skuins oor die sand, elkeen met ’n plan netjies uitgelê in die weefdraadjies van hulle selle: soek ’n veilige plek, kry genoeg kos in die hande, maak nuwe krappies. . Hulle stap skuins … Continue reading

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Die vraag is: wat?

Die vraag is: wat? . In die sagte kurwe van die baai lê die see ligtelik aan teen die land. . Die strand bestaan uit sand, gebreekte skulpe, kelp, stukkies plastiek, onvergane bottels van plastiek. . Meeue skaats beledigend oor … Continue reading

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A brave old wave

  A brave old wave . We are moving forward in a line of time, each one of us different, but together we are all the same. . Ahead of us the wave is dissipating, energy spent, momentum soaked up … Continue reading

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