so i’m famous… kinda

I have an amazing friend, Matthew. Matthew is a kick ass journalist who, just over 4 years ago helped me to secure my new job at a major corporate, by helping me with my lost Matric information. For this, I am eternally grateful. On Tuesday, I was able to repay the favour, by telling him …

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on being racially profiled

Racism is something that I've quite honestly never really given a second thought to. Yes, I am very aware that it exists, and that there are extremists still out there, but in my own little world, all was fine. That was naive of me. I know that now. My mom and I had a pretty …

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on making a decision, any decision

There's something oddly calming about making a decision. Like this invisible blanket of comfort and fortitude envelopes you, and for that one moment, you feel safe. You feel ok. I'm not talking about deciding what meal to eat at your favourite restaurant, or what movie to watch on tv. I'm talking about life changing decisions, …

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learning to walk again, whilst running away

My mind is running away from me. Again. I wish I could express what is going through my head. I wish I could be me. I don't even remember being me, who I really am. I just seem to be the person trying to pay all of the bills, trying to pull exhausted rabbits out …

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so about last night

There is something very daunting about having to "pop" into the shops after work with the twins in tow. VERY daunting. So daunting in fact, that I really do try my very best not to do so, because it ends up being chaos. Pure and simple chaos. Last night was no exception. When I head …

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