History of leaders who fought against colonial injustices of the Khoi

South Africa’s long walk to freedom began as soon as colonialism descended on the country’s shores. The vast number of Khoi and San tribes that lived in the country and the broader Southern African region played their part in defending their communities, culture and livelihood against the injustices of colonialism.  Here’s a brief history of […]

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Questions for my love

Am I loving you right? Am I taking care of your heart?   Do you feel like I see you? Do you feel like I hear you? Do you feel like I’m walking this life with you? Do you feel like I’m present? I’m just checking in, Making sure that you’re okay.   Sometimes I […]

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The ebb and flow of feelings

Sometimes I feel good, sometimes I don’t,  Sometimes I look good, sometimes I don’t.  Sometimes I feel strong, other times I don’t,  Sometimes I know, sometimes I don’t.  Sometimes I feel smart, sometimes I feel like an idiot,  Sometimes I make wise decisions, sometimes I don’t.  Sometimes I give myself a round of applause, sometimes […]

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How poverty made me feel

Poverty, I’ll never forget how you made me feel.  You made me feel trapped,  You made me feel limited,  You made me feel cut off from the world,  You made me feel desperate.    You put me at the mercy of others,  You made me feel disempowered.  You made me feel ugly,  You made me […]

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