Tag: African woman

HOLAA! in 2017: A walk down memory lane

Events

HOLAA! in 2017: A walk down memory lane

This year has been absolutely wild for us and we have had the honour of doing so  many…

Things I wish I told you before you came out

Politics & Lifestyle

Things I wish I told you before you came out

By Lungile You never 'got in' so don’t come out and don’t you dare try to justify why…

One Man’s Trash: Looking back at relationships with exes

Love & Relationships

One Man’s Trash: Looking back at relationships with exes

By Amanda Hodgeson/ @Manda_Hodge I am always in awe and a little bit envious, if I am honest,…

After the End

Love & Relationships

After the End

By Dyke Road/ @dykeroadbaby And after its all over, things start to happen differently. Things happen exactly as…

A Boy Was Not My First

Love & Relationships

A Boy Was Not My First

By MampuruLebo A boy was not my first. A boy did not take my virginity. Although a boy…

Revisiting the essay ‘Homosexuality is ‘unafrican’ in pre-colonial history’

Politics & Lifestyle

Revisiting the essay ‘Homosexuality is ‘unafrican’ in pre-colonial history’

By Cosmic Yoruba I wrote the essay, “Homosexuality is “unAfrican” in pre-colonial history” a couple of years ago.…

Lessons from the Unwanted to Her Daughter

Love & Relationships

Lessons from the Unwanted to Her Daughter

By Nafe Chanza  Begin slowly, said your mother. Allow a lover's white lie to cement between the bricks…

#PleaseHer- A safe sex and pleasure workshop: The Storify

Events

#PleaseHer- A safe sex and pleasure workshop: The Storify

The HOLAA! safe sex and pleasure series continues this time with the workshop. The manual is in the…

On being a gender outsider

Politics & Lifestyle

On being a gender outsider

By Sté The more I grow up, the less I feel... womanly. It can be a bit of…

For the timid one

Politics & Lifestyle

For the timid one

By Anon This one is for the timid girl, the naïve child. It is for the me of…