HERE’S TO BEING BOLD & COURAGEOUS!

Repurposing something I self-funded and produced 4 years ago but it didn’t end up on TV (or anywhere) because there was a technical blunder which made the end product of poor quality for broadcast. I was shattered when this discovery was made in edit. I had taken my savings, an overdraft and borrowed money...

NAVIGATING CULTURAL & SELF-DISCOVERY

I believe there is a shift happening within us as young, black people. A yearning and void that many of us sometimes struggle to put into words as we adapt and move in this modern world. I think that missing piece for many of us is that link to those who came before us...

A TRIP TO MAURITIUS WITH DI MAMZO

In the book of Exodus, chapter 20 verse 12, the word reads: “Honour thy father and thy mother…” In my home language, Tshivenda, those words are: “Hulisa khotsi au na mme au…” This verse has always been close to my heart because that is where my name, Hulisani, is derived from. Every day, in every way, is an opportunity to live...

30 PORTRAITS AND POETRY

Meet a special project I’ve been working on to share with you: 30 Portraits and Poetry. From the 24th of January, the day after I turn 30, I will be releasing a series of 30 portraits reflecting emotions of what 30 years of life experience has brought with it and built in me. Each...

A CONVERSATION WITH SLIKOUR

Perception. This word has been on my mind since I had a soul-stirring conversation with Slikour at an event recently. From a distance, I’ve always admired how Slik went about the business of transitioning from being an artist to being a businessman and a voice of reason and authority, a movement of sorts. It was...