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AIDS the killer

Second Prize winner in the English Category of the 2008 Creative Writing Competition of the eThekwini Municipal Library. By Ashveer Devnarain This is a true story and it saddens me to write about our employee who has worked in the family business for many years. Lillian has been a very dedicated and honest worker. She […]

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Ukuthwetshulwa Komuntu

Sibheka indaba yokuthwetshulwa komuntu ukuthi ngabe yenzeka nini futhi kuvamise ukuthi kube abantu abanjani abavamise ukuthi bathwetshulwe. UBaba uNgwazi ohlala eNanda, eCongo usixoxele ngaloludaba. UBaba usibekela kabanzi isithombe sokuthi labantu abathakathayo basuke befuna hlobo luni lomuntu abasuke befuna ukumenza umkhovu. Izimpawu Abazibhekayo Kumuntu Uthi kwakuvamise ukuthi uma kuyiwa emdlalweni wokushaya induku obaba abathakathayo babehlala babuke […]

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S’yabonga Shezi family history

My name is S’yabonga Shezi and I am from Georgedale in Hammarsdale. My family clan are Zulus, my mother’s surname is Shezi and my father’s surname is Dlamini. I don’t know my grandfather from my father’s side because he passed away when I was only a couple of months old. The ritual practice that we […]

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Umungcwi Nesidalwa Esibi

UBaba Nyambose ohlala endaweni yaseNanda, owazalelwa endaweni yaseMkhomazi wafika eThekwini ngokusebenza. UBaba usixoxela ngomehluko phakathi komungcwi owenziwa ngabantu noma abathakathi kanye nesidalwa esimbi emndenini uma kwenziwa umsebenzi. Umungcwi owenziwa ngabathakathi ubizwa ngokuthi ikhubalo. Ikhubalo umthakathi uyalenza ngomuthi ukuthi limsebenzele ukuthi lihluphe omakhelwane angazwani nabo. Ikhubalo liwumoya omubi ufika ebusuku nasenganeni esancane. Uma kukhona ingane ekhaya […]

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Umfana Owayeyisilima – Inganekwane

Kwesukasukela! Kwakukhona umfana owayeyisilima. Lomfana wayengenabazali wakhula kanzima. Abantu babengamthandi lomfana futhi wayengenabo abangane. Wayesebenza ukulusa izinkomo emzini yabantu. Abantu babeshaya sengathi bayamthanda uma kukhona ekufanele abenzele kona njengakho ukwelusa, ukusenga kanye nokulima. Kwakuthi noma kukhona okonakele endaweni kuthiwe nguye umfana owonile. Wakhula ke umfana ngaphansi kwalezizimo ezinzima. Kwakunzima noma umfana esethi uzama ukweshela ngoba […]

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Ukuzingela Nokudoba, Amatshezulu High School

Esikhathini sakudala ukuzingela kwakuyingxenye ebalulekile yempilo ebantwini besilisa. Babezingela ukuthola inyama kanye nokuthi basebenzise isikhumba senyamazane ukwenza okokugqoka njengamabheshu kanye nokumbatha uma belele. Kuhambe kwahamba ukuzingela kwangabe kusavunyelwa ukuthi abantu bakwenze ngoba izilwane bezincipha obekuzogcina sekwenza ukuthi zingabe zisatholakala eNingizimu Afrika. Lomthetho awubenzanga abantu ukuthi bayeke ukuzingela, baqala ukukwenza ngokuntshontsha njengokuthi bavuke ekuseni kakhulu uma […]

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