“It’s been an interesting 13 years building these Awards as a community. From starting out as a small celebration at a nightclub in Rosebank, the Feathers is now a whole teenager, a fully operational powerhouse of programmes. Through the awards we have showcased, celebrated and shared the South African LGBTQI community with not only the African continent but also the world at large,” comments Thami Kotlolo, co-founder of the Feather Awards. On Tuesday 7th October, the highly anticipated Feather Awards, now in it’s 13th year announced the colourful 2021 list of nominees for the upcoming awards set to take place on the 11th November 2021 at … Continue reading The #Feathers13 are here – and they continue to empower through dialogues and workshops
We all know what the last few months have been like for us, and those around us. We also know what extraordinary challenges we face on a regular basis as women, and all the various hats / responsibilities we have. Personally I went from juggling different hustles, a day job, domesticity, trying to check-in with family as much as possible and then maybe check in with self when I remembered myself…fast forward a few months, leaving a day job, starting my own copywriting business full-time, continuing with that, moving into a new job and juggling some more…BUT I have experience … Continue reading It’s a Switch (It) Up we needed…thank you Sta-Sof-Fro!
Welcome to #SistaHoodHour Our aim through the weekly Twitter chat and this blog is to empower, share experiences / stories and lessons. It is a space that belongs to us as women, where we can be real and honest about … Continue reading It’s about the Tribe