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Mandela

By Roseanne87  (booksie.com)

I started writing this poem on my phone right after hearing about Nelson Mandela's death on the news. I just had to write how I was feeling. He has always been one of the people I most admire and while his death was long expected it was still awfully sad. My mother greatly admired him as well. I...

Poetry | Updated May 22, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Poetry,Hero,Mandela

will_darkle

Just A Passenger

By Will Darkle  (booksie.com)

a short story about South African Roads and challenges South Africans face each day. The story centres around a Mini Bus taxi's actions and the impact a small incident can have on the psyche of an individual. It is important to note that these Mini Bus taxis are the main mode of transport for...

Short Story | Updated Feb 13, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: South,Africa Motivation Travel Nelson,Mandela Challenges Hope

Great - For Nelson Mandela

By Lynn Clare  (booksie.com)

Written in honour of one of the great and most influential statesmen of our time - Madiba. A native of my home country, and a constant inspiration to me as I grew up.

Poetry | Updated Feb 12, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mandela,Nelson,South,Africa,Politics,Love,Great,Poetry,Ginger

iulianbrudiu

Lights! Madiba! Action!

By Iulianbrudiu  (booksie.com)

People attending the London premiere of a new film about Nelson Mandela were told of his death as the closing credits rolled, on 5th December 2013. My new poem is written in honor of the anti-apartheid icon and I invite you to read it here...

Poetry | Updated Dec 17, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Nelson,Mandela,Brudiu,Poetry,Poem

MY LAST TESTIMONY

By Cogza  (booksie.com)

Tribute To Nelson Mandela

Poetry | Updated Dec 13, 2013 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Collen,Nxumalo,Neslon,Mandela,Madiba,Tata,Poetry,Heavenabetterplace

garrycroft

MANDELA

By Garrycroft  (booksie.com)

Western leaders hypocrisy towards Mandela politics

Article | Updated Dec 12, 2013 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: America,Britain,Mandela,Politics

juli_monat

A Song For Madiba

By Juli Monat  (booksie.com)

Ode to Madiba

Poetry | Updated Dec 11, 2013 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Madiba,Mandela,South,Africa,Freedom,Prison,President

cogza

95 GUN SALUTE (for Madiba)

By Cogza  (booksie.com)

Tribute to the life of Nelson Mandela

Poetry | Updated Dec 9, 2013 | Reads: 60 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Mandela,Nelson,Madiba,Collen,Poetry,Nxumalo

susanbethmiller

The Last Prisoner

By Susanbethmiller  (booksie.com)

My story is set in South America and tells the story of the imprisonment of an esteemed Native American political prisoner. The story is told through the various viewpoints of his jailors and interrogators. This story was inspired by the tragedy of the death in prison of South African...

Novel | Updated Dec 6, 2013 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Truth,And,Reconciliation,Nelson,Mandela,Steven,Biko,South,Africa,Prison,Prisoner,Abuse,Indian,American,Political,Torture,Murder,Apartheid,Dissident

NELSON MADIBA MANDELA

By Koolc  (booksie.com)

NELSON MADIBA MANDELA

Poetry | Updated Dec 6, 2013 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Nelson,Madiba,Mandela

Kaffertjie - A Love Story

By Kaffertjie  (booksie.com)

Justice Edwin Cameron Rapport “This is an important moment in Afrikaans literature. Now is the time to write honest stories about Apartheid. So many books from this era are filled with self-pity, but this book doesn’t have a trace of it. It is written with so much insight that it...

Book | Updated Nov 3, 2012 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Kaffertjie,Kaffer,Kafir,Kaffir,Mandela,Africa

Kaffertjie - A Love Story

By Kaffertjie  (booksie.com)

Justice Edwin Cameron Constitutional Court Judge and Author of Witness to AIDS Sunday Independent: Books Page 'BEST READS OF THE YEAR' “‘kaffertjie,’ by Johan Engelbrecht is a provocatively titled novelization of a most remarkable true story. The writer's childless aunt...

Book | Updated Nov 3, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Kaffertjie,Kaffer,Kafir,Kaffir,South,Africa,Afro,American,African,Nelson,Mandela

The Rainbow Champion

By Fraser Muir  (booksie.com)

This is a poem I wrote when I was 14 years old about Nelson Mandela who struck a chord with me from a very early age.

Poetry | Updated Apr 19, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Apartheid,Black,South,Africa,Mandela,Nelson

Change Seasoned With Rationality (Audio)

By Scribblings Of A Middle Aged Mad Man  (booksie.com)

Change is welcome..

Poetry | Updated Aug 30, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Nelson,Mandela

juggernaut

Collection Of Thoughts From Hindu Mystics - Part-II

By Juggernaut  (booksie.com)

On attaining (self) realization, man will love the greatest enemy who knows that the very enemy is god himself, such a man (ex., Mahatma Gandhi, Mother Teresa, Martin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela and others) becomes a world mover for whom his little self is dead and God stands in its place. ...

Article | Updated Dec 9, 2009 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: God,Sankara,Madhava,Ramanuja,Gandhi,Mandela,Teresa,Martin,Luther,King,Veda,Vedanta,Dvaita,Advaita,Dualism,Monism,Sat,Chit,Anand

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