The tide is rising
Wave goodbye to the sea
Watch the sunset on the horizon.
Pull out legs from jaws
Be injured or die at shore
Survivors already remember your name.
These are dangerous waters
They seem shallow but run deep
But I see you diving in regardless.
Beezae is a poet from the Kingdom of Eswatini. She started her journey in 2016 as a vocalist in the Uniswa Poetry Society where she later started writing and reciting her poems on their shows. She then joined the Manzini shows called the Line Up. In 2018 she was part of the pioneers behind an outdoor poetry show called Secret sessions at Uniswa. There she gained an understanding of what went into putting together a successful show. During her time at Uneswa she sang during Earth Hour and MTN Rhymes and Laughter.
Beezae recently was awarded with the Patron and President’s award at the MTN SWAMA 2020.
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