Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

For Sale

Comment on For Sale and see more Susan Rich poems below.

Written by Susan Rich

Biography | Poems | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes | Email Poem - For SaleEmail Poem

 Xhosa women in clothes too light

for the weather have brought wild flowers

and sit sloped along the Claremont road.
I see her through rolled windows, watch her watch me to decide if I’ll pay.
It’s South Africa, after all, after apartheid; but we’re still idling here, my car to her curb, my automatic locks to her inadequate wage.

Comment below this ad.

Top Susan Rich Poems