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Impi yomuntu wesifazane

Ngeshwa iNingizimu Afrika yizwe lapho isimo senhlalo sabantu besifazane singagculisi. Kwazise ezweni lethu izinga lodlame olubhekiswe kwabesimame ikakhulukazi yilabo abathandana nabo lidlangile, ukudlwengulwa kwabo kanye nezingane insakavukela umchilo wesidwaba kanti usamningi umsebenzi okumele wenziwe ukuze bathole inhlonipho nokuthenjwa okunikwa abantu abesilisa uma kukhulunywa ngezobuholi kanye nokudlala indima emnothweni. Lapha ke ngifake umqopho wembongi uThembalethu Ntuli […]

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Thando

Thando vela ngamandla. Intando yakho mayigqame manje. Sondela ezweni. Isimo somhlaba sibiza isisombululo esingalethwa nguwe kuphela.   Thando, dlinza uhlale esihlalweni sakho sobukhosi, Ubuse umhlaba.   Inhlonipho iya ngokunyamalala. Amanyala ayanda, Ihlazo liya ngokujwayeleka. Ukuthula, uzwelo nokuzwana sekwaguquka amaphupho andizela phezulu kubantu njengokhozi.   Awu! Ngeke, Phela! Vela manje, Thando.   Nakuba ubumnyama bukhungatha umhlaba, […]

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Ngiyiqhawe le Mpilo yami!

Kulonyaka ngidela konke ukuzenyeza, Ngithabatha ithemba, inhlonipho, nokuzimisela njengomphako wendlela yempilo yami. Yebo, ngizoyihamba le ndlela yempilo ngendlela engibona ingilungele.   Wena omubi ngiyakuxwayisa ngithi deda kweyami impilo! Kanjalo nje, nami ngiyadeda kubantu abakhafula ubumnyama ngamazwi, Ngiyasondela kuwe Mdali, ngithi iba nami Nkosi. Amandla nobungcwele kungokwakho. Ngiyavuma, ngiyakwamukela konke okuhlose ngempilo yami.   Nginomthelela omkhulu […]

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Nkosi Gumede – Bangiphica Ngenganekwano

Nali igagu lamagama uNkosi Gumede. Ngezansi kuqoshwe inkondlo yakhe kodwa kulabo abangenakulalela bangafunda la: Bangiphica ngenganekwano, Bangigoba ngisemanzi Ngifunda ngokuqonda, bangilusa ngisephansi. Indlela, ngakhula ngakhomba Ngamemeza ngezisho Kwasabela izaga Nganikela ngephimbo, kwasa ngokumnyama, Ngafumbatha ngobuciko, ngabhodla ngokukhanya.   Bakhala ngenhlanhla, Kwathiwa kanjani? Ngoba injubane esuke kuqala kunomfana, Bamukala ngokhamba kwathiwa angani nembiza yaphuza ukuhamba!   […]

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Lerato Sokhulu – Our Monsters

ULerato Sokhulu uyimbongi ezinze eThekwini ngokuhlala. Kungashiwo nje kugcwale umlomo ukuthi ubudlelwano bobuciko noNkosazana Sokhulu bunesisekelo sentando. Kwazise phela ukuthi lentokazi iphinde isebenze njengomsakazi kwesinye seziteshi ezinkulu kwaZulu-Natal, ingumlingisi iphinde ibe futhi umbhali. Wena ofunda le ndatshana, awuke usondele ulalele le ntokazi ishaya inkondlo ngolimi lasemzini lapho khona ixoxa ngendaba ethinta intsha eningi yaseNingizimu Afrika. […]

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