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Branches of light stretch across plains

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Branches of light stretch across plains

By Mariam Likimani-De Cock Branches of light stretch across plains Cracked and void of usual intimacy Light filters…

Homosexuality is “unAfrican” in pre-colonial history (Essay)

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Homosexuality is “unAfrican” in pre-colonial history (Essay)

By Cosmic Yoruba Such a thing did not exist in the African jungle...or not When I read a…

Fighting for expression: how homosexuality is breaking out into the African public sphere.

Politics & Lifestyle

Fighting for expression: how homosexuality is breaking out into the African public sphere.

Istabane. Kuchu. The Gays. Issues of sexuality are a hot button topic. Either people are arguing that homosexuality…

HOLAA Loves: Books on and by queer African & African Diasporic women

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HOLAA Loves: Books on and by queer African & African Diasporic women

We love a good book. Sometimes there is nothing better than curling up with a blanket, a glass…

Call For Submissions

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Call For Submissions

HOLAA wants submissions! We want to share the voices and ideas of African women! You can send: Diary…

‘I am who I am’

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‘I am who I am’

By Hejin “I am who I am.” The statement rang true, as she sang it in clear tones…

Queer Africa II: Call For Submissions

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Queer Africa II: Call For Submissions

Following the international success of Queer Africa: New and Collected Fiction, MaThoko’s Books is delighted to announce a…

The Sex Industry Pt. I: The reality

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The Sex Industry Pt. I: The reality

By Hephzibah Reality I love my work. Sometimes Yes, sometimes I don’t feel like working. Sometimes clients can…

The Urge

Love & Relationships

The Urge

By Dolly I wonder, If a little bit of this is normal human behavior This longing, This aching, To…

Hephzibah: The Inception, How it All Begun.

Afro Sexual Wisdom

Hephzibah: The Inception, How it All Begun.

There is something about having a blank page staring at you that threatens you not to tarnish it’s…