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The Zimbabwean Personal Blogger

Thembelihle Terry-Lynne Zulu is a female personal blogger known as Thembi Terry living in Zimbabwe. She writes about her life experiences with quip and quirk that's authentically her. You can hear her voice as you read her posts. It's definitely an experience. Live vicariously.

Thembi’s blog is informative on a wide range of issues but what I love the list about it is that it’s really provocative you are never ready for the truths that will leave you shaking. And I love love Thembi.

Thabiso

Thabiso

Blogger

Thembi’s blog is a rare find on the internet. Everything posted online seems to have a filter and honesty is hard to find, until now. Her blog reminds me that the truth matters, I can hear her voice in each piece and it whispers I’m not alone. Her writing reminds me that there is no final destination in becoming a better person, it’s a continuous process that we must work at daily.

Thandeka Mujati

Thandeka Mujati

Copywriter

Bold, unedited, honest and eye opening! Thembi Terry’s blog uniquely takes you though her everyday encounters and life lessons we can all relate to and learn from. A rare voice for the young African man or woman discussing everything from love , sex , beauty and even witchcraft! Entertaining and informative! I definitely enjoy kicking it with TT.”

Ameera Mimi

Ameera Mimi

Award Winning Lifestyle Blogger

“Everytime I get a notification that Thembi Terry has blogged I get excited because I absolutely love reading her posts. She tackles real life issues, she’s open and honest making her relatable and goes to show that life goes on and that you can overcome anything you set your mind to.She’ll tackle real life issues and share her experiences but won’t bum us out. The use of GIFs add comic relief but it gets the point across.”

Nobuhle

Nobuhle

Avid Reader/Sister

Latest Blogs

There’s No Real Formula to Getting Married
There’s No Real Formula to Getting Married

Unless you have access to Love Potion #9 there is no way you can make someone marry you…for true love anyway. Kikky BadAss got married and her bride price was a major hot topic online. Among the jesters and trolls were women who aren’t married yet and some who aren’t even dating. "I was not married for US 500" Kikky…

It’s Not Always Rainbows and Butterflies
It’s Not Always Rainbows and Butterflies

I reached a new level of low this last quarter. I came back from the experience of a lifetime and malfunctioned. Things got so bad, I started wondering if I was cursed with bad luck. I was up late on Google pulling Tarot cards online to see what the actual heck was going on with me. Of course, the cards…

Here’s What I Don’t Get…
Here’s What I Don’t Get…

Here’s what I don’t get, you apply for your child to be admitted into a school knowing full well that the school has been Catholic for the past 120 years. You applied to it anyway and now that you are enrolled, you suddenly have a problem and kick a fuss about that school IMPOSING it’s religious beliefs on your child.…

How House Chores Could’ve Made Me a Better Adult
How House Chores Could’ve Made Me a Better Adult

I wish I had done more house chores when I was growing up. I envy the people who had strict parents who gave them strict duty roasters to adhere to. My kids will have chores assigned to them the moment they are able to walk and talk. There are two things that household chores train a child to do, firstly,…

Self Sabotage VS Self Care
Self Sabotage VS Self Care

There’s a fine line between being tired and being exhausted. How do you know when you’re burning out and that you need to take a proper break? With the raging conversation around mental health issues, it seems like we are getting caught up in the wave and we are what Kwirirayi calls, “self-diagnostic” generation. One bad day doesn’t equate to…

In a Selfish World, Only the Selfish Succeed
In a Selfish World, Only the Selfish Succeed

I’ve been standing in the queue for over three hours and you waltz onto the scene and ask nicely to cut in front of me because you’re in a rush. Well no! Get in the queue and wait it out like everyone else. Don’t you think we ALL had places we’d rather be? I once broke up with a guy…

The Year 2020: Operation Monica Lewinsky
The Year 2020: Operation Monica Lewinsky

Every year I have a theme for my blogging content and this year the theme is Monica Lewinsky. When her story broke way back then, I didn’t understand what was happening. I really didn’t care. I only read up on her when Nicki Minaj referenced her in the ‘Still I rise‘ song. I’ve always had a thing for bad girls…

If I Could Speak at Harare WordCamp 2019
If I Could Speak at Harare WordCamp 2019

Harare WordCamp is coming up soon and I am very excited about this one. I really wanted to go last year but we had a huge campaign in studio and there was no way I could have taken time off but this year, it’s on my list. Had a near death experience from last year’s FOMO. Makupsy and Beaton were…

#WIASummit: How do African women engage the world and create a new paradigm?
#WIASummit: How do African women engage the world and create a new paradigm?

They say black women are loud, but did you know that psychologically people that speak the loudest and have no sense of an indoor voice are people that are dying to feel heard and being loud makes them feel like they are increasing their chances of that? If there were 8 people in the room, black and white of different…

About Thembi Terry

I AM THE STORY

I love all things creative especially if it involves writing. I am passionate about women telling their own stories and living their best lives. I try to lead by example and tell the stories that aren't easy. I write about all things personal. Come with me and live vicariously.

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Storytelling For My Sisters

If you're not much of a reader, you can tune in to my YouTube channel which is my blog in motion. Here, we still go on adventures. do epic things and every now and then we'll have story time where I dish out on the latest.

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