Rise

Rise, Rise.
The dawning of a new day.
Suburbs lay quiet,
resting under the blanket of morning clouds,
only the treetops and buildings remain visible.

Early flights begin slowly:
Birds alone; birds in flocks.
People in flocks,
gathered in the single, man-made vehicle of flight. Continue reading

Words from the Pandemic: a call for COVID-inspired writing

Seeking poetry, reflections, and other writing for a COVID-inspired publication. If you've got something to share, contact us on the details below. email: dreamlife.publications.za@gmail.com instagram: @dreamlife.za. This is not a paid opportunity.

If, in these past few months, you’ve written something meaningful related to COVID 19 – be it poetry, prose, or anything else – please consider submitting it to this forthcoming publication, which aims to record the experiences, reflections, and words of wisdom from writers around the world. Continue reading