On the sidewalk awaiting a different customer, daily. Under the blazing African sun and later the seductive moonlight, she’d stand there, half-naked, arms crossed,with eyes devoid of sparkle. She never smiled when […]
Saunter across my thoughts,as you always have. Stop, don’t move, stay in my head.
Don’t leave me.
What am I saying? Of course you won’t, within my head you can’t. You’re stuck here with me, rewinding, replaying […]
“I want to see what the world is like.”She’d said,wiping my tears.”You’ll see me again,pinky promise.”Her smile was assuring as ever as she boarded the bus,leaving our township,and me,behind.
But she’d kept her […]