Tag: African woman

HOLAA Loves: Nnenna Marcia- Writer of Sex and Love

Politics & Lifestyle

HOLAA Loves: Nnenna Marcia- Writer of Sex and Love

One thing we do not often see people writing about is sex and love which is why we…

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

Politics & Lifestyle

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…

Where is your husband?

Love & Relationships

Where is your husband?

By Kuukua Dzigbordi Yomekpe “Hi! My name is Antoinette. I’m forty. I’m independent, single and happy.” “Hi Antoinette!…

To be taxed for the luxury of bleeding all over yourself

Politics & Lifestyle

To be taxed for the luxury of bleeding all over yourself

 By Kagure Mugo A few weeks ago, the city of Chicago abolished the tampon tax so that women…

Olodo

Love & Relationships

Olodo

It was easier to get her naked than I expected. We saw a late movie and decided to…

Masculinity and Femininity: when pink panties don’t match your tuxedo

Afro Sexual Wisdom

Masculinity and Femininity: when pink panties don’t match your tuxedo

By Thamsanqa Scaps Zulu People who don’t understand the word ‘Lesbian’ will assume I’m a man trapped in…

Duplicity pt. I: An introduction to this whole affair

Love & Relationships

Duplicity pt. I: An introduction to this whole affair

By Ali D. Collins  Her soft hands caress my naked shoulder, travelling down my arm as I sleep. As…

Revolving Door

Love & Relationships

Revolving Door

By Aisha Ali Haji She looked at her phone as it lit up, slowly inhaling the cigarette in…

Herstory

Politics & Lifestyle

Herstory

By Sibongile Oageng K I was once told I’d never find a man to marry me. Apparently, I…

How women are being used as the front line soldiers in the war against HIV and sexual immorality

Afro Sexual Wisdom

How women are being used as the front line soldiers in the war against HIV and sexual immorality

By Kagure Mugo The key stipulation to being awarded a university bursary is being, and remaining, a virgin…