Vignettes of a South African Township called Mdantsane

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Mdantsane Stabbed


nobody knew
who stabbed him at his back
he came to the hospital
with a knife protruding
the mdantsane sky was lashed in two
its anger held the knife
while it rained outside
in shame
as usual.

Poem and Drawing by Amitabh Mitra

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