Metaphysics · Metascience · Methodology

The Sanitized Self

By Zulumathabo Zulu © 2018 Like, a sanitized pawn Hitherto, to uncrown The destiny, pre-calculated Hitherto, like syntactic Hereafter, like balistic Sanitized, is acceptable True self, like undesirable Factual history, derailed Authentic self, assailed Ignorance, like accepted True knowledge, unaccepted Zambezi meandering, curtailed Herein, the endangerment For, the future descendent Contextual Commentary The erudite scholar… Continue reading The Sanitized Self


Overthinking, The Bread

By Zulumathabo Zulu © 2018 Deleterious, distance Adheres, like affiance Unable, to conjugate the exit At great cost, to the family Chained to the economy To reach the grinding mill Overthinking, the bread Ancestral vibration, detested Trusting instinct, conflicted The enteric arrest, suggested The beast stomach, adjusted The syntactic, unconceivable The organism, undirected Overthinking, the… Continue reading Overthinking, The Bread


African Cosmology: The Mother of all Knowledges! 

By Zulumathabo Zulu © 2018 Last week I delivered a scholarly lecture at the Department of Basic Education in Pretoria, South Africa. Thanks to the Chief Education Specialist of Physical Sciences Madam Morongwa Masemola who hosted me. Madam Masemola is a very impressive science powerhouse in a gutsy mission to rewrite science from the African… Continue reading African Cosmology: The Mother of all Knowledges! 


African Origin of Philosophy

Modalities, Freedom and the Fourth Industrial Revolution The logosyllabric script of the erudite ancestors.   By Zulumathabo Zulu © 2018 This scholarly paper presented at the Department of Basic Education, Pretoria. The Preamble In Western societies, philosophy is the superset of knowledge systems premised upon three disciplines namely (1) epistemology; (2) metaphysics and (3) ethics… Continue reading African Origin of Philosophy


Hereby, To Venerate Madikizela-Mandela

By Zulumathabo Zulu © 2018 This literary piece is dedicated to the Xhosa heroine with a rare combination of beauty and brains; the unbought and the unsold African queen of the liberation struggle and the anti-establishment fighter of the Anglo-Dutch descended settler colonial system of apartheid Winnie Madikizela-Mandela who passed away on Monday April 2,… Continue reading Hereby, To Venerate Madikizela-Mandela


The Undivinable Synthesis of Life

By Zulumathabo Zulu © 2018 The undivinable synthesis of life, like the abrupt cutting pains of pregnancy, can deal a paradoxical hand to the naive organism in the turbulent environment of the terrestrial space. The trenchant messages from the perturbations of the terrestrial space fine tune the antennas of the organism to the supreme law… Continue reading The Undivinable Synthesis of Life


The Divination Bones

By Zulumathabo Zulu © 2018 Vasco da Gama, in pains To entrench, colonial chains The landmark, Natalistic! Hereafter, fatalistic! A bludgeon, to the head To take away, the bread Anglo-Dutch rule, exacted! Pregnancy, abbreviated! Clannish baby, obviated! Sacred graves, defaced The motherland, raped Resisters, exterminated The clan, miseducated To remain, forever duped! Contextual Commentary The… Continue reading The Divination Bones