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A Hudson View

hudson-1.jpgThe International Print Poetry Journal, ‘A Hudson View’ Spring 2008 edition is out. It has the poetry of Kobus Moolman, John Ballam, Gonapragasen Kathan Naicker, Stanley Kenani, Freddy Frankel and a host of other international poets.

I present this beautiful poem of Kobus Moolman who is one of the main representative voices of Contemporary South African Poetry.

The slow soft glow of evening
settles unnoticed on cardboard trees,
the backdrop of a hill-side, still,
brown and pocked with rocks but slowly
fading to a featureless block.

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Introducing Stanley Onjezani Kenani

Stanley KenaniI have the greatest pleasure in introducing Stanley Onjezani Kenani. Stanley is a well known poet from Malawi. I have published his works in the print poetry journal, ‘A Hudson View’. His poem ‘Lilongwe at midnight’ is being published in the coming issue of Hudson.


Born in 1976, Stanley lives in Malawi and has read his poems at the Arts Alive Festival in Johannesburg, South Africa, Harare International Festival of the Arts in Zimbabwe, Struga Poetry Evenings in Macedonia and Poetry Africa in Durban, South Africa.

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