The Devil in Our Skin

Written by: Maya Mutesi

We had been, like our ancestors, mentally colonized, convinced that our cultures were primitive and that our skin color did not meet...

Reviews


film
La La Land

by Portia Uwase

I won’t deny that I watched LA LA LAND with very high expectations due to the rave revi... Read More
music
Black is Gold

by Ines Makuza

Wale raps that black women are mesmerizing in every way they can be but that their inte... Read More
film
The Expericment Film

by Mutsinzi

To this day, Eric remains a controvertial artistic figure who fearlessly speaks out on ... Read More
music
White Privilege II

by Keza Nzisabira

If I had to describe this song in one word, it would be “controversial.” Read More
music
Ntawamusimbura

by Keza Nzisabira

As soon as one presses play, the soulful beat overtakes the listener. As he starts sing... Read More
music
Ed Sheeran's 'Divide' teaser

by Ines Makuza

The nostalgic tune is a perfect love song to the places, experiences and the people who... Read More

Articles


It was a moody and melodic rendition of bars and vocals on a smooth hip-hop beat. RY's verses are a fluid tidal mesh of emotion that flawlessly flow. They're mature, dark and candidly expressed. Read More

We had been, like our ancestors, mentally colonized, convinced that our cultures were primitive and that our skin color did not meet the misconceived beauty standard. Consequently, our society prai... Read More

But how catapulting would it be for Rwanda, if her writers could meet beyond web portals, to share pieces, and form opinions about one another's with the common goal of helping each other ultimatel... Read More

Learning to detect and deter this psychological exploit in every aspect of our lives is the only way not to fall victim to its negative consequences. Read More

Prose


Writer's Block 2 — by Portia Zuba

I am standing on hallowed ground. The people around me are all in the same spirit: they are worshipping and for all I know they might be in heav...
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Writer's Block 1 — by Portia Zuba

The disco lights are a sight for sore eyes. They are shining in a rainbow patttern, even though there is a new color I am not recognizing. Is it...
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MAGAZINE ISSUE #1

18th March 2017