The My First Time collection of stories
The cover!

Good news!

If you’d like to order a copy of My First Time before it hits stores, you can! And you can have it delivered right to you, at a discount price.

The collection includes 50 stories on sex and sexuality – including 5 new stories that have never been seen on the site. Contributors include Athambile Masola, Sarah Britten, Dorothy Black, Lindy Mtongana, Jen Thorpe, Robyn Kriel, Karabo Kgoleng, Michelle Solomon, Claire Martens and more.


In stores the price will be R160. But, if you pre-order you’ll get your copy for R140 and it will be posted to you for free!

If you live outside of South Africa, you’ll pay R140, but will need to include R20 extra for postage making your total cost R160.

Bulk orders will receive further discounts.

Remember that if you are a contributor who is being published in this volume, you will get one copy for free and all other copies that you order at R110 (including postage). 

1. Email Colleen Higgs of Modjaji Books on cdhiggs at to let her know how many copies you need, and your postal address.

2. Make a direct payment to:

Account holder name: Modjaji Books PTY Ltd

Bank: FNB

Branch: Rondebosch

Branch code: 250655 (branch code for online payments)

Account type: Cheque Account

Account Number:  62148917646

Use your Surname as a reference when you make the payment online, and send the confirmation of payment email to Colleen.

If you make a cash deposit – please add an extra R15 per R200

It’s that simple!

Any further questions?

Contact us on 1sttimewritingproject2010 at and we’ll get back to you.