Who is Symon Maguru

Symon Maguru is a Poet, Journalist, Author and Singer-songwriter From Malawi born in Blantyre City on 19th February 1998. He realized his potential when he was in secondary school in 2014, two years later in college he gained recognition with his poem "When the sunrises." Passing through a tough time, having no support from local newspapers, the journey prolonged. Symon Maguru's Poetry captures his experiences in life, culture, religion, national affairs and matters of global interest. Maguru has worked with Better than Starbucks poetry magazine in 2020 and his poems were published in their bi-monthly Journals from January to May. Throughout his written poetry career, he is driven by zeal to make traditional poetry rise again, learning from Malawian Poetry legends like James David Rubad...
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Symon Maguru Poems

  • Drums Of Alkebulan Titans
    Living in a day darkness
    Under prolonged bondage
    That never cease to elapse;
    Knees of scavengers against our pigment ...
  • Memorable Euphoria
    It was in a middle of a night
    Dark as a night of two weeks
    A heart cracker, when two simultaneous rocks
    Swept away by monsoon rains failed to stand ...
  • Honey On A Rotten Tree
    For sure I can’t lie
    The Alphabet of guilt written on my face
    Tears and sweat helping me eat a humble pie
    On my knees I fulfill Psalms 95 vs 6 ...
  • Unread Letters In Hands
    It never gets old, special, unerased
    The day when rain drops
    Made our first glance, worthy
    Boiling fresh blood in my vena cava ...
  • Cinema Under Stars
    Whirling winds have blown too long
    Noisy with whistling sounds
    Intoxicating ears of Innocent souls;
    Still a deep breath at night ...
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Body 2 Majesty 2 Touch 1 Glimpse 1 Ghost 1 Triumph 1 Game 1 Jack 1 Creative 1 Throat 1

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Alex Mandaaliza: Nice work brother. Keep the levels rising

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Emily Dickinson Poem
The Sweets of Pillage, can be known
 by Emily Dickinson


The Sweets of Pillage, can be known
To no one but the Thief-
Compassion for Integrity
Is his divinest Grief-


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