Unfaded Memories

HOLAAfrica, HOLAA,
  By Lara Gemini Poet I saw your shadow downstairs and it waved good morning as my soul still fails to wave goodbye. It stood there, leaning against the same wall I had you on when we kissed to christen our new home. You said my lips were crusty and made me a cheese sandwich […]
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That ill fated night

By Abimbola This is a remembrance of an ill-fated night; a night of humiliation at the cold hands of law enforcement agents, a night never to be relived, a night of fear and abuse. My girlfriend and I had an argument a week before that night. She had called me up earlier and insisted we […]
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An Indian Holiday

By Tosin Otitoju I am starting to like it in India.  The local girls seem to have not a care in the world.  They skip-skip-skip in the shade of a tree.  They talk, with a lot of moving of hands and hips and eyes.  Now they are laughing.  I notice this girl.  Her stomach is […]
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Mind F**k

By ‘Women who sleep with women’ A few women tell they thought about during sex with their lovely female partners: ‘Sex’ ‘Am I pleasing my partner as much as they are pleasing me?’ ‘Terrible, terrible things.’ ‘She is screaming and moaning…wait…is she faking it?’ ‘What’s on the grocery list this month?’ ‘…*blank mind*…’
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Losing a Lover

By Pamstar Losing a lover is one of the hardest things I had to go through, being the 1st time it happened is just so draining and so hard. That is mainly the reason of my silence in the blog, hope you have not forgotten about it! It’s been a rough couple of weeks, my […]
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A Queer Celebration of Women on Faya

[slideshow] This was a once in a blue moon event that featured poets, DJs, live music, photography, film and fashion! Organised by Pandora’s Box and the TNT Factory in Cape Town the night saw beautiful queer women come out and play for this special event that was termed a night for ‘handsome bois and pretty […]
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