Of course there is no such thing as a “Perfect Poem” but it doesn’t hurt to honour poems that come pretty close.
The digital nature of the era we are in, demands that multimedia be the norm. But this should be used wisely.
My showcase was a meditation of sorts; designed to entrench faith and hope so deep inside, that the audience walks away with a deep sense of hope and faith in their respective troubling situations.
Through the amazing support I received from my wife, I’ve been able to make my dream of becoming a full-time poet possible.
Let’s open up the space to mother tongue writers by inviting mother tongue writers to perform and host workshops in spaces like Word N Sound.
2017 gave us some pretty memorable showcase acts. Now it’s time to vote for who you thought deserved the Best Showcase Award.
2016 Word N Sound Awards
Market Theatre, Johannesburg
11 Feb 2017
Photography: Lungelo Msibi