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Tambo Poems

Tambo Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of tambo poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for tambo.

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Forbidden Marks
Your easy motions set ablaze a hunger only my skeleton knew of 
Uncontrollably, my mind orbits the images of your nakedness instilled deep in my head
My innocent heart fails to cage the jungle of thoughts unleashed by your acts and...Read More
Categories: tambo, confusion, crush, passion, red, sexy,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member At customs
At Customs

Delayed fatigued grumpy and miserable there was I
yet another queue at Oliver Tambo on arrival another

Check scan body search and
mind games in my baggage

Damascus had been an unusual holiday destination
had firmly attached a couple of splinters just a bit...Read More
Categories: tambo, immigration,
Form: Free verse
The Bloke Who Sells the Bait
Another long weekend’s upon us and we’re ready, set to go,
To get amongst the bream again, along the river Tambo.
Our adrenaline is rushing and we’re really bloody keen,
To celebrate with fishing while, we’re toasting to the queen…
And when arriving Friday...Read More
Categories: tambo, fishing, humor,
Form: Rhyme
South African Freedom Day
freedom day 
(april the 27th 1994)

far too many brave compatriots died


flooding rivers of tears were cried

far too many families ripped apart


daggers cutting into their heart

the pain is felt still deep today
on this glorious sun-splashed South African Freedom Day

as we pause...Read More
Categories: tambo, forgiveness, history, hope, life, memory, nostalgia, peace,
Form: I do not know?