The Way She Dissipated and Danced Over There*
She left some villagers wet but devastated.
Will she reimburse them for their losses?
Her love for gamboling was so strong in 2017
that it engulfed cars and flooded away bridges.
Sis C Dineo cavorted with muscular winds and rain
in Mozambique and South Africa and Zimbabwe.
*Cyclone Dineo`s trail of blessings and destruction.
Ndaba Sibanda is a Zimbabwean-born writer. His poems, essays and short stories have been published in Africa and the USA. Ndaba currently lives and teaches in Saudi Arabia. Of his career, he says, "writing is my life, and my second wife".