MIOMBO BLURB -JAMES COBURN After chewing your verses. I found your poetry African in its rhythm and taste. Maybe you can start tracing your roots to African meadows, Nyiragongo Mountains, Nyamulagra valleys and the Rift Valley. Maybe you are a descendant of Black African genealogy tanned to English or American white by the ash … Continue reading THE AFRICAN GRIOT IN OKLAHOMA is JAMES COBURN.
CAROLYNE M.ACEN is a rising and prolific verses carver, literalist and spoken word artist. When you read through her lines you easily can easily fall from metaphorical seizures and allegoric epilepsy .Her poetry is heart throbbing and brain thumping . You need to armor yourself with poetry combat as you get trapped in the spiritual realms of poetic gods or goddesses . I want to say Acen’s verses flow rapidly like gushing river. Blood rippling. Heart ripping. Acen is surely an Afro-Floetic Queen. Uganda you birthed a Poetic Queen. Makerere here is a new petal of Ugandan literary revolution. For submissions ,more information and creative vibes contact the Curator/Editor MBIZO CHIRASHA at email@example.com,
GENE BERRY is a multi –talented literist , poet of distinction and distinguished Arts Therapist from Ireland .He is a renowned literary arts teacher ,Page and Spoken word expert and has graced numerous literature ,poetry and book festivals across the world . MiomboPublishing is excited because the Icon Berry becomes the first Irish to be featured in this blog journal since its inception. So this is a special feature for a special literary legendary Gene Berry. His bio summary speaks volumes about his literary endeavors and prowess throughout the years. Gene Berry is a master in using art as a form of therapy, humanity and healing and he has been using poetry as a medium of therapy among other projects. Alta Continua.
Netherlands remains a haven of artistic, creative and literary excellence. The birthing and growth of Demer press added literary glory to the glowing literary scene in Holland .Hannie Rouweler’s Demer Press is making waves in the publishing industry and has become an international independent publishing trailblazer. Demer press has since taken an international approach in … Continue reading Demer Press is A POETRY REPUBLIC!
DICTATOR’S SONS - Milking the state until udders bleed. Black market moguls farting wind of rich diamond ore. Fat cats belching out ethanol and malt whisky. Political siblings singing faking new revolutionary gospel. Dictator’s sons took after their autocratic demigod. Frying corruption frikadels in shame sodden parliament chambers. Swigging extorted coffee on nepotistic wet cabinet … Continue reading Journal 52:DICTATOR’S SONS
Demer press recently celebrated its 10th anniversary of international publishing , global literary arts networking , poetry and cultural exchanges .The mesmerizing event was greased with metaphor and verse by a rare breed of mesmerizing poets from around Netherlands and Europe .Hannie Rouweler , the organizer and the founder of Demer press , Netherlands set … Continue reading 2018 is the YEAR OF DEMER PRESS AND HANNIE ROUWELER by Mbizo Chirasha
Literary tourism is the soul beat of our villages and cities. In 2017 the EThekwini formerly City of Durban was awarded the City of Literature status by UNESCO through the Creative Cities Network and it has become the first African city to garner this acclaim. EThekwini boasts of a myriad of literary arts exhibitions … Continue reading LINDA MBONAMBI( ABM unit of eThekwini Municipality) AND HIS PASSION FOR BOOK AND LITERARY ARTS CULTURE by Mbizo Chirasha,
THE LANGUAGE OF ME is the debut collection of nerve wrecking, heart rending and brain pricking poetry and confessional essays by Musa E ZULU . The collection is a candid story of his triumphs and tribulations. His poetry is a diary of his dark , light , strong , weak seasons , twists and … Continue reading THE MANDELA IN MUSA E ZULU: Celebrating TATA MANDELA @100(special blog post) by Mbizo Chirasha,
Farah Sayed is a rising , strong poetic voice in the South African and African Poetry Industry , she also lives with trees , she is a green life activist . Her favorite tree is a lemon tree. She is passionate about words, people, trees, life and family . Farah is a mother , sister … Continue reading THE DAY WE PLANTED THE BAOBAB TREE OF POETRY(Poetry, People and the drumbeat) by Mbizo Chirasha
The Book café in Harare used to be the only platform and space that developed , exposed and promoted literary arts projects in Zimbabwe .It had become a household arts venue under the curatorship of highly talented and creative the late Paul Brickhill (may his soul rest in eternal peace). The book café organised and … Continue reading POETRY IS THE LANGUAGE OF LIFE by Mbizo Chirasha.