The step children wanna talk

1538 page views | Mon, 5th of November, 2018

Today I tweeted:   ‘After my mother died, my dad got remarried in 96. In his house (my supposed home) when you enter, there are family pics,...


The Rape victims are watching

1144 page views | Sun, 21st of October, 2018

A lot can happen in a week in South Africa. This week gave me a lot to reflect upon. The most pressing matter for me this week was Cheryl Zondi. We...


GANJA PROPAGANDA

1726 page views | Wed, 19th of September, 2018

I am completely and utterly stunned at the irresponsible and ignorant reporting and conversations around Ganja since it was legalised yesterday. I am...


Her story yamasimba

1280 page views | Wed, 5th of September, 2018

The current state of hip hop has been giving me sleepless nights more especially, the feminine voice. I am uncomfortable by the feminine representatio...


Childhood Sistahoods

1488 page views | Tue, 7th of August, 2018

(This is a chapter from my thesis which explores the themes that came up for me in white schools)   Childhood Sistahoods   Keabetswe was...


THE BLACK IMBIZO

2484 page views | Thu, 12th of July, 2018

THE BLACK IMBIZO is a dialogue platform for Africans to  engage on issues affecting Africans. Living in a country where the narrative is outside o...


The Master's Horses

1453 page views | Tue, 10th of July, 2018

As I sit and reflect on the political situation in South Africa, I realise that African people have a long way to go before we are free. Our own leade...


Interview with Ntsiki Mazwai - THE MASTERPIECE

2767 page views | Sun, 11th of March, 2018

An Interview with Ntsiki Mazwai   MaMiya: Thank you for taking the time to unpack yourself and The Masterpiece with us. Before we get started,...