Nomphilo: Okay Nombuso, yisiphi nje isikhathi lapho oke ukujabulele kakhulu ukuba umama?
Nombuso: Isikhathi, oh, my name is Nombuso. Isikhathi esingisijabulela kakhulu ukuba umama ukuthi ngiyakwazi ukuthi ngiyithume ingane, ngihlale nayo ikwazi ukuxhumane nezinye izingane, so ngiyakujabulela kakhulu lokho.
Read Nombuso’s story in English here
#IAmMother is a remarkable initiative and I am deeply moved by its drive to ignite conversations on motherhood even in the forgotten rural outskirts of the country. I am inspired by the movement and I thoroughly enjoyed using the medium of photography to engage with the mothers and to add a visual narrative to their stories.