Just One…

Just One…

Last year (man, 2018 is already last year?!) I had only ONE resolution: to take care of my natural hair with as much TLC as I could give. That included not using a comb. I remember a friend of mine saying they’d call EMA on me. And at the time, they had a valid...
Cold World? Not in WordPress

Cold World? Not in WordPress

It’s so easy, isn’t it? It’s so, so easy to bite into the global view of an imperfect, menacing world that has no love for the human race (or just life as we know it). But if my experience in planning WordCamp Harare 2018 is anything to go by, this...
Pains of Becoming…

Pains of Becoming…

My heart sank when my best friend didn’t text me back. She said she was going to sleep; I’d hoped she’d at least forgive me before she dozed off. It’s not that I deserve her forgiveness. Or that of anyone else who has the unfortunate...
Tapiwanashe: God-Given

Tapiwanashe: God-Given

What’s in a name? Or more specifically, what’s in my name? I’ve pondered this question for the past year-and-a-half, and each time I do it, I come up with something spectacular. My name is Gamuchirai Tapiwanashe Gugulethu, last name Manhombo....
Why Most Women Fail In Tech

Why Most Women Fail In Tech

We have come a long way since gender equality was first made an issue. Doors have been opened for women to take up any career they choose, be it engineering or running an entire country. However, it is still very apparent that most women don’t actually excel in fields...