Tag: homophobia

Taken in the night

Politics & Lifestyle

Taken in the night

By Muthemba Njoki Trigger warning: rape, sexual assault. The night sky was clear, and a swift breeze engulfed…

A letter to the off center masculine woman

Politics & Lifestyle

A letter to the off center masculine woman

Dear Stems, butches, bois, studs and those who are too amazing for a boxes, I guess I should start of…

Letter to my Queer Self

Politics & Lifestyle

Letter to my Queer Self

*Trigger warning: suicide Dear Self, Today, I want to take the time to acknowledge the emotionally eventful three…

The Closet Is Not Your Friend pt. II

Afro Sexual Wisdom

The Closet Is Not Your Friend pt. II

By Dyke road I believe that everyone is entitled to determine what factors matter most in their lives.…

The Closet Is Not Your Friend pt. I

Afro Sexual Wisdom

The Closet Is Not Your Friend pt. I

By Dyke road I used to think that the closet was just a mythical bad place that people…

HOLAA Loves: IDAHOT 2015 in Lesotho

Events

HOLAA Loves: IDAHOT 2015 in Lesotho

By Lineo Segoete/ @Lineothefeline Photo credits: Lineo Segoete It’s a gorgeous warm Saturday. Cars are slowly slithering down a…

Cage Of Fear

Politics & Lifestyle

Cage Of Fear

By Gabisie Mathembu The homosexuality that caged me and turned me into a slave, Imprisoned me with words…

Dying moments

Politics & Lifestyle

Dying moments

By Selaelo 'Sly' / @SlyPod I'd be grateful for the day I accepted my attraction to women. I…

Ethiopian and lesbian: Here is my coming out story

Politics & Lifestyle

Ethiopian and lesbian: Here is my coming out story

By Thriza I have neither the privilege nor the guts to introduce myself using my real name. So,…

For Bae

Love & Relationships

For Bae

By Annonymous You have not stopped taking my breath away. From the very first time I saw you…