“My skin is worth the five thousand bodies it took to build your one empire…” – Mutinta Bbenkele takes on this month’s Next Generation Speaks writing challenge.
We’ve seen the most legendary poems on our stage and in the spirit of honouring the excellence in our craft, we salute these gems with a Perfect Poem Award.
DAY 20: “Dreams are carved from the laughter of children
From the strength of fathers
From the love of mothers
We are dreamers.” – Kojo Baffoe
“I am the heir of broken 1994 dreams…I am that savage who still needs to beg for education while you swim in privilege” – Zewande Bk. Bhengu