The End. Is that the conclusion of our love? The skies turn grey, hiding the sun away and the seas get rough. The wind begins to howl and the storm descends upon us. This is only natural. Storms and sunshine exist together. They’ve coexisted since the beginning of time. But perhaps there’s more to this […]Read more "When a Relationship Comes to an End"
Trigger warning: fictional short story about abuse and abortion. Here’s what happened in Part 2. “Beware of the boogeyman, little darling. The boogeyman lurks around in the dark like a hungry lion hunting for prey. The boogeyman remains concealed in black, pouncing on you when you least expect it”, I was told as a little […]Read more "Escaping a Toxic “Love” Relationship"
3 months ago, at 9am on a Monday morning, I had a meeting with my boss. I was nervous and excited about the meeting because it was that time of the year in our company – time for promotions and mid-year bonuses. I was excited because I worked my butt off this past year, so […]Read more "Dealing With Being Laid Off From Work"
Hey Neo 🙂 You’re probably wondering why I’m writing to you and not speaking to you directly even though I see you daily. To put your raised eyebrow down, it’s because some things are better said in written form than spoken. Anyway, weird things have been happening to me for the past couple of months […]Read more "Asking My Crush Out on a Date"
Apart from it taking a village to raise a child, it takes an involved mother and father to mold a child into the best human being possible. For decades, science and society has placed a special focus on motherhood when it comes to raising a child, but in recent years, studies have shown that fatherhood […]Read more "The Importance of a Father in Parenting"
After a year of working as a freelancer in South Africa, here are the pros and cons I experienced: 1). Pro I believe that freelancing is feasible when the economy is doing great and companies can afford to outsource work. Con When financial difficulty strikes, freelancers are the first to be let go of by […]Read more "Pros and Cons of Freelancing"
Marriage has been highly esteemed in society as the end-goal to serious relationships and a safe and structured setting for raising children, aside from the traditional aspect of it as a means of wealth, status quo and social security. But the trend with the millennial generation of couples is pursuing committed long-term relationships without marriage. […]Read more "A Long-Term Committed Relationship without Marriage? Yay or Nay?"