Poetry – The Way Home – Gabeba Baderoon

The Way Home


Find an intersection.

Turn the map to match

the angle of the street.

This might mean

the book will be upside down.

Find the way home.

From A hundred silences by Gabeba Baderoon, a poet from South Africa.



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2 responses to “Poetry – The Way Home – Gabeba Baderoon

  1. Vasilly

    What a lovely poem! I’m putting this in my journal. Thanks!

  2. I love the cover of the book–and the poem. Thank you for sharing!

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