Healing of Memories Part 10| Bullying and suicidal thoughts

This is a story about my struggle to cope with bullying at home and at school and how I couldn’t handle kindness and caring, it felt strange to me. This is also a shout out to my crazy cousin and retired nurse, Mrs Khishiwe Ambrosia MaMzobe Duma. This is my beloved cousin uMrs Mbro Duma.Continue reading “Healing of Memories Part 10| Bullying and suicidal thoughts”

Healing of Memories Part 3

This story still evokes bad memories. I am finding that when I write these stories and publish them I can let the feelings associated with them go and move on. Or at least try to move on. When Sbona and I started our new jobs on the 3rd August 2010, we were the butt ofContinue reading “Healing of Memories Part 3”

Healing of Memories Part 2

I absolutely hated this photo, I think I still do. None of them were my friends at the time this photo was taken. Joyful sort of became a friend at varsity but very briefly.My eyes were closed because that was and still is my reaction to flashlight. Over the years I have mastered the artContinue reading “Healing of Memories Part 2”

Healing of Memories Part 1

Early 2000s at Scottburgh Beach. We were unemployed graduates, harvesting beans and amadumbe at home. My sister @ka_tiyoni would drive mommy to work and I would tag along, just for some fresh air nyana.The person I was dating had a job(still has a job) and would spoil me with gifts and money to do hairContinue reading “Healing of Memories Part 1”