As the morning comes I lay quietly to hear the birds great me. Letting me know it’s a new day the sun is about to rise.Wiggle my toes, turn my head and stretch my arm out the blanket.I sit on my bed as my feet dangle on the base of my bed. I say a […]Read More As I wake to gravitate towards me.
As I lay nakedUnder the darkened sky.My melanin skin reflectsThe shining stars.My body reacting to the blue moonAs I sang soft toons.My mind transports into a distance.My soul transcends.Then I hold my breathTo reconnect with death.Reincarnation was only ideal for this melanin queen.Read More Burning the midnight oil in something poetic.
Growing up I did not want a sibling because of how I saw my friends who had a younger sibling. They just had to grow up so quickly, doing things like getting their younger siblings from day-care carrying them on their backs. I hated that and in the same breath felt sorry for them. They […]Read More Being an only child as an adult
Graduating sounds like a dream. A far away dream when you are in highschool. Life after highschool things are not the way it seems, whether you take a gap year or just jump into university or college life just changes. It will reveal the type of person that you really are force you to be […]Read More Post Graduation
As Hellen grew up to disover pieces of herself that she had never thought she would unlock. This year has been a journey and I have been delaying to finish this piece because it’s not something Hellen was proud to admit but it’s also not a secret these things happen. Please note that this is […]Read More The unexpected should be expected. Diary of a suger baby
Key word skills. If you are not nurturing or honing your skills you will lose it. A little backstory about myself. I have been neglecting my writing skills and social skills for the past few months. Throwing pitty parties for myself and honestly I am tired of partying with pitty. I am not the best […]Read More Loss of skills
By Josentia Mafora 7 min read From playing in his church band in Limpopo, to being a producer, artist and an entrepreneur Thapelo Selahle is known as Stagz Jazz. He talks about his process to being an up-coming artist, the challenge of going to back school and how he is working towards being an all […]Read More Opening doors with your own keys
By: Josentia Mafora 7 min read 21 year-old forthcoming coffee mogul, Jean-Felix de Villiers founder and owner of Nubian Co., he opened his first coffee shop in Woodlands last year. “Nubian Co. is an African themed brand inspired by North Eastern Africa, around Sudan close to Egypt. That’s where the name comes from”, He further […]Read More Wake up and smell the coffee
Remember when we were kids we chose our super powers? My friend wanted to be spider man because he had the ability to swing on spider webs and trap things with his web and I was… you guessed it a fairy princes. I wanted to grow plants, dance and sing. My friend and I we […]Read More Losing your super power