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


music
Listen to Old Jay's Newest Tracks

by Mutsinzi

Old Jay just dropped two lyrically immersive tracks 'Ubusa' and 'Dreaming Big'. 'Ubusa'... Read More
novel
Petit Pays

by Mutsinzi

Gaby despite everything he experiences at a young age, never succumbs to hate for his c... Read More
music
Cranes in the Sky

by Ines Makuza

In general, the entire album expresses the pain felt towards the inhumane experiences o... Read More
music
Roll Up by B.o.B

by Portia Uwase

Although “Roll up’s main theme is about throwing all caution to the winds and get stone... Read More
documentary
A Boy from Rwanda

by Mutsinzi

This film is a demonstration of Darkecy's progress as an artist and points to what is t... Read More
music
Blackbird

by Ines Makuza

The simplicity of the song itself goes back to a day unlike today, with the use of few ... 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