Your destiny is... wearing a crop top?

2015-11-24 10:32

Weight loss is a tricky beast, especially when it’s all that matters – and all you judge yourself on.

I walked into my house while it was being robbed

2015-11-18 13:45

After a break in shook her to her core, blogger Tanya-Lee Stewart is slowly learning how to deal with crime that is so prevalent in our country.

Never call a woman a tomboy, it's sexist!

2015-11-12 08:43

The term is outdated and the stereotype should be debunked.

Genital butchering happening on our doorstep

2015-11-04 00:00

With a Danish national currently in court after 21 clitorises were found in his fridge in Bloem, it is important to understand that this is not an isolated case.

Things we should stop doing

2015-10-30 11:39

As the sun slowly sets on 2015, what will be your best memories? A reader shares his.

17 things I know now that I'm 32

2015-10-29 10:46

This reader shares the lessons she has learnt so far and what she wishes she knew.

My neighbour is a heroin addict

2015-10-27 14:24

It’s a sign of the times that I am grateful that my neighbour is on heroin and not tik, as it makes him less aggressive.

You only have 63 days left

2015-10-21 15:43

What do you plan to do with the rest of your 2015? Lili Radloff considers the relentless flow of time.

7 short-films that will change the way you see the world

2015-10-19 10:45

For generations, film has been a catalyst for change, here are 7 short films defining how it is of no measure of health being well-adjusted to a sick society.

My 7-year-old daughter was sexually harassed

2015-10-19 08:53

Laura Shortridge is horrified at how children are already using sexual harassment and misogyny as weapons against girls, especially since it happened to her own daughter.


Do men who cat call deserve forgiveness?

2015-11-23 09:53

This man apologises for all the rude and so-called 'modern men' out there who do not understand women.

How I feel as a Muslim after the attacks in Paris

2015-11-17 12:37

Muslims are under threat and Saffiya Ismail has had enough with being labelled a terrorist.

Stop aiming adverts at mothers only

2015-11-09 00:00

When was the last time you saw an advert with a single woman or dads as a subject? Columnist Cath Jenkin shares why she's frustrated with advertisers.

Why you need a soul sister in your life

2015-10-30 11:39

The friendship between women is a truly special bond. Saffiya Ismail explains why.

I’m okay with being socially inept

2015-10-29 13:52

It's not easy being the tongue-tied, stumble-over-every-word kind of person in the crowd, but someone's got to do it. That someone is obviously me.

Domestic violence victims are finally getting justice

2015-10-27 14:39

A tale on what happens when you charge your husband for domestic violence and whether the South African justice system prevails or not.

Why you’ll never be as thin as your mother

2015-10-22 10:07

Try as hard as you want, having the slim body your mom had back in the day is not going to happen. Samantha Steele explains why.

Do you suffer from resting nice face?

2015-10-20 11:27

Blogger Anja van der Spuy tells us about the struggles of having a pleasant and approachable face.

There is nothing wrong with your breakdown

2015-10-19 09:18

It's okay to feel broken when life gets tough. Saffiya Ismail explains how this feeling is actually a gift that will help get you through the hard times.

"Why an unpaid internship is a win-win situation"

2015-10-16 09:51

Unpaid internships are providing much needed experience for free - unlike expensive tertiary education says this reader.

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