HOLAAfrica!

A PanAfricanist Queer Womanist Collective

My vagina can lift weights (and other perks to being a woman)

By Kagure Once a year we come together on Women’s days (national or international) and fully focus on the ghosts who haunt the existence of women, careful to run through … Continue reading

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Ding Dong the Anti-Homosexuality Bill is Dead! But people are still assholes.

A little while ago on the 1st of August (whilst HOLAA was in Entebbe attending an African  Women’s Writers workshop hosted by FEMRITE and AWDF, full of beautiful women, coincidence? we … Continue reading

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Sexual Health For WSWs in Nigeria And Coming Out to My Doctor

By DykeRoad If you lived in Nigeria where it’s almost illegal to be gay or lesbian would you feel confident in coming out to your doctor? I had to recently. … Continue reading

12/06/2014 · Leave a comment

HOLAA On The Hush: Secrets of African Women Pt:III

To submit a secret anonymously click here: For Part I of the gallery click here for Part II of the gallery click here

10/06/2014 · Leave a comment

Trois femmes, une bouteille, et un endroit ensoleillé [Three women, a bottle, and a sunny place]

Anonyme Au début, c’était assez innocent. Des jeux à boire, un après-midi d’été. Un groupe de jeunes femmes qui riaient en parlant des hommes, de l’éducation, des garçons, des amis, … Continue reading

30/05/2014 · Leave a comment

The Morning After

by Kgothatso Motshele Two strangers brought together by chance and time Me: a buildup of hormones and a need to let my hair down after all these heavy UCT deadlines I knew … Continue reading

26/05/2014 · Leave a comment

I am not a madam: An open letter to curious straight girls

By Kagure I have felt compelled to write this after I have heard the phrase ‘when I visit you I want to eat a lesbian’ one too many times. You … Continue reading

23/05/2014 · Leave a comment

Jay-Z has 100 problems and physical abuse is now one

The standing joke is that Jay-Z has 100 problems and Solange Knowles is definitely one. If you don’t know the story, the first family of music ended up in a … Continue reading

16/05/2014 · Leave a comment

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