Second Dimension By Rais Neza Boneza

2013-07-09 00.04.08 

Near his table rests a glass of water;

Through his window he glances at passersby;

He observes and always waits, waits, waits.


Bitterness nourishes his being;

Subjected to misunderstandings

And false airs of ‘people’

He is a prisoner.


He sits, hands cupped around his chin

Solemnly thinking.

In his dreaming, his spirits escape

The world of hardships

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BOOKS THEY READ: Raïs Neza Boneza



last-ned-2.jpgRaïs Neza Boneza is a Congolese poet and author. His works include Nomad, a Refugee Poet; Black Emerald; Peace by African’s Peaceful Means and a recent novel, White Eldorado, Black Fever. He is based in Trondheim, Norway. He spoke to Beatrice Lamwaka about the influence of books on his life.

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