JURGEN MARTIN NAMUPIRA is versatile in style and his messages are deep. His poems speak to the old, the young and the dead. His themes include national politics and history, social life and freedom issues. His verses are simple but they hit more deep, deeper than everyday thoughts. I respect how his poems silently soak … Continue reading JURGEN MARTIN NAMUPIRA is ZIMBABWE’S FAST RISING POET.
STANZA FOR WATER AND WOMEN: In Zimbabwe and other African countries, people are experiencing acute water shortages and they suffer extremely from serious water borne diseases. Diarrhoea, typhoid, dysentery and cholera have become endemic in every almost every African country... Water conservation, water reticulation and treatment are critical areas that require genuine and sound governmental … Continue reading BRAVE VOICES POETRY JOURNAL 61: STANZA FOR WATER.
SANAZ DAVOOD ZADEH FARS poems are stubbed like half pulled rizzla rolled weed. Her poetry is rebellious with traces of protest and resistance .Her verses are grenades laced with golden showers (flowers). Her ironic lines carry emotion and the satire is succulent with tears of a patriot whose conscience is burnt or roughened by war , … Continue reading SANAZ DAVOOD ZADEH FARS IRANIAN POET OF PROTEST
TIME OF THE POET -Anna Maria Dall’Olio‘s writings are sweet and mature like old wine in old wine skin. I think we are free to use biblical allusions where they deserve. Maria is a sculptor of short imagery and that qualifies her as a word economist most of such are great poets andwe all know … Continue reading Anna Maria Dall’Olio ITALIAN PEOPLE’S POET
He is full of creative ambition and glows with artistic passion. My first ever encounter with the Filming Arts Lion King was in August 2015. I was invited by Zambia’s prominent artistic lioness, Creative Lion Queen Musola Catherine Kaseketi an Originator, Creator, Writer, Director and Cultural Intellectual. I was the Official Artist in Residence of … Continue reading PIYO: A STAR STUDDED AFRICA’S TRAILBLAZING STORY (A SPECIAL BLOG)
It is highly inspiring that as much as Ihraf is an arts community , Its year packed activities and programs are soundly driven by has an efficient governance and a proactive leadership system , driving the Ihraf train to the intended destiny of prowess . Thus all artistic events, productions and publications are well coordinated and well organized. … Continue reading CAPTAINS OF THE IHRAF TITANIC(A special blog)
IHRAF :The International Human Rights Art Festival was founded by a multi-coined creative personality , Playwright , Author and Visual Artist TOM BLOCK in 2010, as the Amnesty International Human Rights Art Festival in Silver Spring, MD.The festival is rapidly growing into a global arts , human rights and people oriented community organizing series of … Continue reading IHRAF(ihraf.org) is A PEOPLE AND ARTS REPUBLIC!!!
Glória Sofia is a deep, versatile and powerful Cape Verdean poet with three published booksand some more contributions in a number of anthologies. The poet is a creative began. She cultivates her creativity with determination and the required zeal. It is very critical to give poets, like Sofia creative spaces suitable platforms for purposes … Continue reading GRIOT LAURETTE OF CAPEVERDE IS GLORIA SOFIA!
AFRICAN WRITER: For I wrote so long a letter to Mayombe and Anowa.That will marry when I want. For the beautiful ones are not yet born. While we wait for the rain, In the coming of the dry season. Behind the anthills of savannah. Milking the cows of Shambati,gathering good bits of wood and … Continue reading BRAVE VOICES POETRY JOURNAL 60 : THE AFRICAN WRITER