Letter to my Grandma

By HomoSenegalensis May 1, 2016 Dear Mémé, Tonight the voices in my head won’t shut up, so I figured a little tribute to your legacy would be fitting under the circumstances – today marks exactly thirteen years since you left this world. For some strange reason, I have convinced myself that you and I were […]
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Caring for your vagina: A Listicle

By Mbongomuffin I write about vaginas a lot. I play with them. I praise them. I talk about them. I love them, and I try my best to get other people to as well. Listen, I’m a vagina stan. Naturally, I want to see everyone with a vagina be healthy and happy with theirs. Here […]
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Expectations

This is a piece from our publication called Emergence download it  here. By SapphoOccult 0  Cries ring out, interrupting the humdrum of feet scuttling up and down the corridors. 2 sets of eyes stare down, tears well up within them as hopes and dreams, still in their infancy, manifest themselves within. 1  set look up blank and […]
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If the World were Colour-Blind

This is a piece from our publication called Emergence download it  here. By Amanda Hodgeson “#ForBlackGirlsOnly, is a pro-Black, pro-women feminist space for Black women ONLY. #ForBlackGirlsOnly is deliberately and unapologetically committed to the upliftment of Black women. This space is for support, creativity, healing, love, tending to wounds, learning, unlearning, interrogating, mourning, and celebrating […]
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Rester et s’en aller (At least she did not hit me – French translation)

HOLAAfrica, Fearless Collective, Art, Body Autonomy, #BodyAutonomy, FRIDA, South Africa, Black Women, ritual
This is a piece from our publication called Emergence download it  here. Here is the English version. Par Ekuba C’est le matin d’un Dimanche de Pâques et je ne suis pas nichée dans les bras de ma conjointe, rêvant d’œufs de Pâques au chocolat. Je faufile les rues de Toronto dans le froid, à la recherche […]
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Fighting the Myth of Lesbian Bed Death

Lesbian bed death- (n.) when sexual relations between a lesbian couple have virtually ceased, yet the companionship remains. Lesbian Bed Death a.k.a LBD. We have all heard about it. How it affects all couples. How it is going to be the end of that crazy sexy passion. How its coming for our…coming. It is something […]
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