Pickpockets

I got pickpocketed today. It was of course the last thing I needed. I went into Sophiatown thinking that I could get really good deals on...

Too Fast

A wicked wind whisked about your face as you walked down the seemingly endless stretch of high street in the heart of Hornstull. It had...

Hunger

Part of my process is doing writing exercises and this is one of them, just letting words flow out of me and seeing what they yield.

The Prayer

You threw me in the deep dark pit, they say to put me to the test I hurt myself and looked at you to show that I had done my best And...

Jozi Blues

Image: Heidi Sincuba Though I was willing and taught to fear you, I still cannot I was born with you By definition, I must grow with you...

Izulu Lami

Review Director: Madoda Ncayiyane Writer: Madoda Ncayiyane, Julie Frederikse Genre : Drama Cast: Sobahle Mkhabas, Sibonelo Malinga,...

Three Criminals

I found out that I was pregnant the day we took People’s Bank in the Estcourt city-center before the trip to Westgate. Martin had joked...

True Love Waits

A short story about a Zulu who is no longer a maiden Credit: Rogan Ward/Reuters Today the King chooses his queen. A horde of Zulu virgins...