Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 Notice: wpb_map is deprecated since version 4.2 (will be removed in 6.0)! Use vc_map instead. in /usr/www/users/womensq/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4329 POWA Women's Writing Project

Our Blog

The Birth of “Wounded Trust”

I was cast recently in a short film called “Release” for my end of year 3rd

Call for Entries: Wounded Trust

Have you ever been in a situation where your trust has been betrayed? Whether you experienced

Here, I am / by Kazeka Mashologu-Kuse

I have never forgotten the first time I saw an erect penis. I’d never seen my

My Healer in Thee / by Boitumelo Lekalakala

Never did I think that the one person that I had dedicated my life to, for

Harass’n’ my Ass / by Duduetsang Makuse

You holler at me as though I was some hoe I can’t stroll through this street

The Noose / by Leah Gharbaharan

Because he looked at me with love; Possession and adrenaline entwined. Because he said the pain

Mmamotšatši / by Elizabeth Magakoa

Go rilwe ke a ratwa, Mme ka mimiela, Ka bitšwa ka Mmamoratwa, Bothata bja tšwa ka

Dreaming of Living / by Ursula van Lelyveld

There’s a bottle of wine on the table A woman is holding a glass A man’s

You Must be Crazy / by Prudence Mathebula

You must be crazy to think that I’m incomplete without you That I need you to