Category: Politics & Lifestyle

Remembrance

Politics & Lifestyle

Remembrance

By Nana Brantuo Does my presence make you uneasy? Does my story force you to face truths and…

This is the African Woman?

Politics & Lifestyle

This is the African Woman?

  Do you know about the War against Women? Do you know about the female infanticide because I…

The (Wo)menstrual Cycle

Politics & Lifestyle

The (Wo)menstrual Cycle

By Mantis I was born female. At 3.46kg I was said to be normal and able to live…

My Identity

Politics & Lifestyle

My Identity

By Anelisiwe The 18th of January 2011 brought the death of my dear & loving father. The death of…

Subjected Sexuality

Politics & Lifestyle

Subjected Sexuality

By Thulie Love I have always wondered what would happen if I was a human being, no gender, no…

Identity is A Journey, Doing Me is Continuous

Politics & Lifestyle

Identity is A Journey, Doing Me is Continuous

By Blaccqueer Mercy has spent the past 21 years trying to figure out who they* are. This is…

Dare to Call Me Lesbian

Politics & Lifestyle

Dare to Call Me Lesbian

By Lame I love the word Lesbian. It rolls of my tongue so smoothly and lands gently into…

God Loves Gay People. Just as they are. (I’m not allowed to say that)

Politics & Lifestyle

God Loves Gay People. Just as they are. (I’m not allowed to say that)

By Njoki “It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not…

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…

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…