Kinyarwanda

Written by: Brenda Umutoniwase

Kinyarwanda: a language that sets me free and reminds me
that I come first while their languages tell me
that...

Reviews


film
Mr. Church

by Ines Makuza

There is no easy way to do justice for one of Eddie Murphy’s most emotional and heartfe... Read More
music
D E A D S ☼ N N

by Mutsinzi

Deadsonn's sound is a blend of an authentic-material-spitting rap voice delivered over ... Read More
literature
2 States - The Story of my Marriage

by Uwase Portia

Chetan Bhagat takes us through the struggle black Indians face. A struggle of being con... Read More
music
Mama and the City

by Mutsinzi

For this track, Mike used his voice as the dominant instrument, with a light piano inte... Read More
music
Mellifluous

by Mutsinzi

This EP flows introspectively and aims to make sense of Willow Smith's inner conflicts. Read More
music
Fallen

by Mutsinzi

Set in an Old West town that is supposedly called 'Calabas 1867' as seen in the video, ... 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 & Poetry


Kinyarwanda — by Brenda Umutoniwase

Kinyarwanda: a language that sets me free and reminds me
that I come first while their languages tell me
that I come second, third—l...

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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