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African Heart

If home is where the heart is then my heart growls like a starving lion.
Hungry for life.
And it soars like the elegant and endangered blue crane across stagnant pools.
Searching for somewhere to nest.
And it beats along to tribal rhythms, wild and primitive.
And causes my spirit to dance like a wildfire.

If home is where the heart is the my heart is one of gold.
It glistens and glows and beats hot and cold.
And is wrought through sweat, blood and tears.
Never a victim to envious fears.
My strongest asset it is.

If home is where the heart is, then my heart cries like a legion of Zulu warriors.
Never subdued.
Its battle cries heard over centuries of adversity.
It is heard the loudest in the land of the Zulu.

If home is where the heart is , my heart races with the speed of the cheetah.
And causes my spirit to ever chase my dreams with speed and accuracy.
And it leaps like the Springbok, forever in motion to escape adversity.
If home is where the heart is, my heart beats for South Africa.

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Comments

  • helene ruiz
    helene ruizabout 2 years ago

    beautiful

  • erichbiemer
    erichbiemerabout 2 years ago

    love this one….

  • LisaMM
    LisaMMabout 2 years ago

    written with great passion, the strength and power of your words is palpable….excellent write MM.

  • shelleybabe2
    shelleybabe2about 2 years ago

    A lovely write…you obviously know where your heart is! ;)

  • tonybrunetto88
    tonybrunetto88about 2 years ago

    my spirit to ever chase my dreams with speed and accuracy. what a great line. this is a wonderful writing. thank you for such excellent work. Tony

  • wigs
    wigsabout 2 years ago

    wonderful writing, in my mind the world is my home, where ever on it I may be…

  • wigs
    wigsabout 2 years ago

    21/11/2012

    Wigs xx

  • TheWanderingBoo
    TheWanderingBooabout 2 years ago

    beautiful and passionate

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