The world in 50 words
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07H37 - Friday 17 October 2014

Morocco Dance

“Your dance sweeps me away,” he said to her as she stepped off the floor, glistening with sweat from passion guitars. “You are from across the sea.” She stopped, knocking back her wet black hair. She looked beyond him. “When I dance, there are no countries. Learn from that ecstasy.”

October 17, 2014

The world in 50 words by Will van der Walt

The world in 50 words is a maverick, a flash saga, a fugitive amongst forms, but when light breaks, the face is clear. The intrigue of a short story, the seed of a novel, the taste of poetry, the pimento of haiku – There … think that should be fifty.

Author and playwright