The politics of hair

The politics of hair have their roots in the ever elusive beauty standards. Because of the differing ethnicities, how beautiful hair appears is up...

Infertility and the yearning for children

One of the toughest tests of a marriage is the revelation that one is infertile and cannot bear children. One of the main reasons...
Sex on the first date

Sex on the first date

I just can’t even fathom the idea having been raised in a christian home. What we learnt was sex was a preserve of married...

Living with the mentally ill

Mental health comes in different forms and some may actually suffer from mental problems without knowing it. Some can be diagnosed and some can...

Why do you think the 2018 election will not be rigged?

The one question I keep getting asked is in response to the question I have been asking the most. Are you voting? And the...

Rebranding Zimbabwe

Branding in Zimbabwe is generally misunderstood by many major corporations. Hence that aspect of their business is not taken seriously. We often hear that...

Colourism and the quest to belong

Growing up we always made fun of guys who were darker than us. They always had nicknames that corresponded with their dark complexion. To...
Sun setting in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

Creation vs Evolution – My Walk with God

How did we come into existence? This age old question each and every person has to deal with at some point in their lives...

How NOT to cause Offense

In this day and age it is absolutely imperative to be aware of the fickle nature of society who easily take offense. With the...
Mhofu or Eland in English

There is Mhofu, then all the other totems

The ideas of totems has always been interesting to me. As a designer I understand the need for identity. And totems are a way...