Good Morning, Coffee, anyone? I wanted to start this week’s blog by writing about the recent e-tolling saga ( formally … Continue reading ABOUT LAST NIGHT: Africans & etc
My Dearest Mam’Khulu… [ Zulu phrase/noun. Mam’khulu: Mama omKhulu (mama-mother) Omkhulu (Big, older, eldest, grand) colloquial translation “Big … Continue reading MY CUP OF TEA: VANILLA CHAI
Last week I found myself dreading meal times. Eating left me feeling emptier than before, I ate. Though my belly … Continue reading I CANNOT EAT ALONE: THE OTHER STATE OF THE NATION ADRESS
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A LETTER TO TATA NELSON MANDELA From your forgotten grand-daughter. Dear Tata Not sure where to start – so much … Continue reading A LOVE LETTER TO TATA MANDELA
“We saw sanctions as an instrument to assist in the liberation of South Africa which they did. The effects … Continue reading WHAT HAVE YOU LEARNED?
29 June 2013. A year ago, I met a beautiful man. In the midst of violent protests. In the midst … Continue reading Oh!Bama… Love is Hard!
I was truly hoping that it would not come to this but sheer frustration and a lack of any other … Continue reading SUB-STANDARD CUSTOMER SERVICE WITH STANDARD BANK – SOUTH AFRICA
Friday 18 January 2013. Mali made headline news in Senegal this week; at least one would think so from the … Continue reading Mali Money Mali Money….. MALI!
09 Wednesdays 2013. Dakar, Senegal. What to write after ten or more days in a country that has occupied my … Continue reading LIFE: IN THE TIME OF WAR.