Ameena Akoo is a 16 years old South African student, probably one of the youngest activists and poets in SA, and a true global citizen.
A great future in poetry & community service is waiting for her Inshallah.
I received this email from Ameena, it includes her beautiful poem of today, and tells you a little about this young pure heart, :
Meeting the gaze of revolution with steadfast assurance
is a figure of elegance, a vision of grace and endurance.
Her flower-like appearance demonstrates her demeanour:
Blossomed over a firm foundation and gentle with a vibrant manner.
A lady with passion has to come to fight:
To fight for the night to surrender and bring back the day’s light.
Her words are compassionate and her chants are powerful –
as roses are radiant; yet possess thorns ever so scornful.
See that lady with her flag raised to fan the…