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A few colours of my rainbow

Politics & Lifestyle

A few colours of my rainbow

By Thandeka My grandmother was blind, she lost her sight shortly after her husband’s death - my mother…

Africa: Are we really just Super Gay?

Afro Sexual Wisdom

Africa: Are we really just Super Gay?

By Kagure Mugo 'Homosexuality is wrong because society is in uproar about it.' That was the reason given.…

Memorandum in Memoriam

Afro Sexual Wisdom

Memorandum in Memoriam

A short film that was made in the memory of David Kato, a Ugandan LGBTI activist who was…

Narcissistic artists?

Politics & Lifestyle

Narcissistic artists?

By Mantis As the Goethe-Institut Sudafrika prepares its gallery walls for the latest collection, “Faces and Phases”, by…

A Letter to all great Broken Poets dressed in Tattoos, Piercings and Cigarettes

Love & Relationships

A Letter to all great Broken Poets dressed in Tattoos, Piercings and Cigarettes

By GayKindaLove I would marry you if I wasn't already in love with your words. Now, it would…

Another South African lesbian murder

Afro Sexual Wisdom

Another South African lesbian murder

By PamStar The past couple of months I blogged about almost seven murders of LGBTI people, and again…

Sthandwa sami

Love & Relationships

Sthandwa sami

By Yrsa Daley-Ward In the early hours of this morning it was far too hot for anyone to…

HOLAA loves musicians: Meet Sanyu Hunter Nicolas

Politics & Lifestyle

HOLAA loves musicians: Meet Sanyu Hunter Nicolas

There is nothing like a cross Atlantic connection. As lovers of music and all things queer and colourful,…

Unfaded Memories

Love & Relationships

Unfaded Memories

  By Lara Gemini Poet I saw your shadow downstairs and it waved good morning as my soul…

That ill fated night

Afro Sexual Wisdom

That ill fated night

By Abimbola This is a remembrance of an ill-fated night; a night of humiliation at the cold hands…