Loyiso Lindani has managed to turn challenging circumstances into a powerful story of survival, self-realization and self-acceptance.
In Part 1 of my interview with her, she talks about the trauma in her childhood, breaking generational curses, dropping out of school to care for her ailing mother as a teenager, finding herself involved in a series of toxic relationships and being raped by a boyfriend.
Get a copy of Loyiso’s book “How HIV Saved My Life” in leading bookstores across South Africa, or go to their online platforms for delivery.
Read her story below:
Vimbai E. is a writer, journalist, ghostwriter and the founder of The Weight She Carries. With hundreds of articles publishing online, in print and for broadcast, her love of language and storytelling shines through every piece of writing that bears her name.