More Than Words

At BHUMP we use many media to help enable the young people to develop their own personal identity, sense of belonging and self worth. Arguably one of the finest mediums for this purpose is the written word.  The poems/essay below are fine examples, and give a wonderful insight into the personal thoughts and feelings of the individuals who penned them.

Please read the poems by clicking on a link below:

Various Poems

Excerpts from My Story
By Mohammed Arafat

When The Sun Shines
By Atim

My Story
By Suleiman

Surfs Up
By Alan Maphosa

By Alice Umuhoza

A Beautiful Place Called Ethiopia
By Abigail, Meron, Netsanet, Hannah

From Pillar To Post
By Jean AKA Young


Petty Hatred

Translated by Zahra Mohamed