My first impulse when I saw an image of a Pastor using Doom (an insecticide) to cure his congregants … Continue reading Doomed if you Do. Doomed if you Don’t.
Today I want to talk about a subject close to my heart: Food and why millions of well-fed people are … Continue reading INTERVIEW:WHAT’S WRONG WITH BREAD?
“Philile is this not your cousin?’ Karabo shouted loudly across the newsroom. “Who?” Philie asked suddenly feeling uneasy. She rose … Continue reading THE STAR: FRAGMENTS OF A TRUE STORY
“Only those who truly love and who are truly strong can sustain their lives as a dream. You dwell in your own enchantment. Life throws stones at you, but your love and your dream change those stones into the flowers of discovery. Even if you lose, or are defeated by things, your triumph will always be exemplary. And if no one knows it, then there are places that do. People like you enrich the dreams of the worlds, and it is dreams that create history. People like you are unknowing transformers of things, protected by your own fairy-tale, by love.”
― Ben Okri Continue reading I AM THIS PERSON: WHEN YOU ARE ENOUGH
I have been thinking about my chosen profession recently. In fact for the past 14 years. Each day I have … Continue reading ON THE CLOCK: THE FUTURE OF (SELFIE) JOURNALISM
Before I tell you my list of ten things I didn’t know about Denmark,indulge me as I tell you a … Continue reading COPING IN COPENHAGEN: 10 THINGS I DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT DENMARK
This weeks’ post is in honour of the late Professor Ali Mazrui. In another time I would have been ashamed … Continue reading PROF ALI MAZRUI: A MEASURE OF GREATNESS
This month on September 11 I marked 13 years as a journalist. So I thought I should dedicate this … Continue reading WHAT’S NEWS TO YOU? LESSONS FROM A 13 YEAR OLD JOURNALIST
SA ELECTION 2014: THE CLOSER YOU LOOK, THE LESS YOU SEE. “ The floor plan for this place looks like … Continue reading SA ELECTION 2014: THE CLOSER YOU LOOK, THE LESS YOU SEE.
MURDER, SHE WROTE: Please indulge me as I take on the character of my all time favourite detective , Jessica … Continue reading 2014 ELECTIONS, ARE WE READY LADIES?