The Power of the Written Word


Last week Thursday I attended the inaugural Imbawula event hosted by Random Window. As soon as I saw the poster I was super excited. They had me at “reigniting the fading art of storytelling”. I immediately thought back to nights when my sister and I would sleep with my mother and she would tell us…

The Significance of the FIRST Black


I was in grade 9 when I first realised just how much it means for black people to have a representative of our struggle in whatever space we find ourselves. We were sitting in the school hall ready for the announcement to be made. For 102 years Pretoria High School for Girls had stood on…