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Today, will you self-assuredly introduce yourself to the most powerful person in the room, or will you avoid eye contact, feeling self-conscious and less than? Will you cold call the [...]

By |2019-10-09T12:16:18+00:00October 9th, 2019|

The Bad Side of Good

My brother was the rebel. From failing school, to smoking dope in his bedroom ("They're Camel mom, that's why they smell funny") to having a secret weekend flat in Hillbrow [...]

By |2019-08-12T08:13:32+00:00February 14th, 2019|

Here’s to cheering you on!

Think of this as your permission slip. If you’ve been waffling, faffing or generally procrastinating, now’s the time to hop off the fence. If your truth has been on pause [...]

By |2019-08-12T08:13:32+00:00December 13th, 2018|

Don’t be kak. Be lekker.

So last night - as I was sad-movie-sobbing into my smoked strawberry salad, watching as the tears plopped into the arugula and wondering (as if in the mind of a [...]

By |2019-08-12T08:13:32+00:00November 15th, 2018|

Don’t hate on my haiku

Is your life is boring, friend? Every day the same as the next? Same routine? Same packed lunch? Same profile picture? Same series on Netflix? When I was in Uruguay [...]

By |2019-08-12T08:13:32+00:00October 4th, 2018|

Scared Silly

I have two big fears in life. Fear 1: Not getting to the buffet table in time Yes it’s a privileged fear. It’s also irrational, because there’s usually plenty of [...]

By |2019-08-12T08:13:32+00:00May 11th, 2018|

No Excuses

No Excuses. That’s the line on my running partner’s What’s App profile. Which makes thinking of a reason to pull out of a 5am morning run impossible. Or at best, [...]

By |2019-08-12T08:13:32+00:00February 8th, 2018|
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