Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo : Writing

Beaten Down

Beaten Down

A Poem by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


Beaten down… She was a normal girl, until she made the mistake that changed her life. She made the wrong person look stupid. Beaten down&he..
Keep Your Pencil Sharpened

Keep Your Pencil Sharpened

A Poem by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


Keep your pencil sharpened, A friend of mine did say. So I keep on writing, My friends outside at play. Writing on the paper, Pencil in my hand. ..
Introduction

Introduction

A Chapter by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


My parents never died years ago .Mom never died of cancer when I was 3 years old, and my step father almost died when I was 8 .I knew my biological fa..
Childhood

Childhood

A Chapter by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


I was unwanted from the day I was born.I know my birth destroyed my parents marriage, my temperament as an infant destroyed my mother's already fragil..
Dear God

Dear God

A Poem by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


Dear God, Can you hear me? I know you're trying to reach out to me, I know, somehow, you're behind the small things And sitting right next to me ..
Waking Coma

Waking Coma

A Poem by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


Thoughts coming around at night .. You try to close your eyes , but something keeps them wide open Wide open … !! your lungs are wide open t..
One Man's Trash is Another Man's Treasure

One Man's Trash is Another Man's Treasure

A Poem by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


What you might call trash to another soul might be treasure. The trash thrown away, when found may bring someone pleasure. It's in the way we thin..
I finally understand

I finally understand

A Poem by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


When you feel like the world has let you down Let it go When you have so much pain in your heart Don’t let it show Ive been that girl That ..
Flesh Cutters

Flesh Cutters

A Story by Ntandoyenkosi Ngcobo


I wrote this to warn those who are contemplating the consequences of cutting. To warn them about the dangers and consequences of starting, and all o..