Gold, cattle and ivory played a significant role in the Southern African kingdoms of Mapungubwe, Thulamela and Great Zimbabwe. These kingdoms were not only established centres of agriculture, but also essential gold and ivory trade partners with the Arabs and Portuguese. According to historians, Mapungubwe, located on the borders of Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa, […]Read more "Some insight into ancient Southern Africa gold mining"
Can we start over? Click on the refresh button? Stop and restart? I think we got off on the wrong foot, Or maybe we moved too fast Instead of being in the moment Savouring each second Acknowledging the physical, but moving beyond it To start and build something more meaningful… Image from Pexels.Read more "Restarting us"
In 1952, Nelson Mandela and Oliver Tambo opened the first Black-owned law firm in South Africa called Mandela and Tambo Attorneys. The practice was to play a significant role in the lives of thousands of Black South Africans persecuted by the racist laws of the country. Chancellor House, located opposite the Magistrate’s Court in downtown […]Read more "The story of Mandela and Tambo Attorneys in Johannesburg"
Towering over its natural surrounds and strutting through the wild with elegance and poise, the Baringo Giraffe is a beauty to behold. However, it’s the second most endangered species of giraffes in Africa, with roughly 700 giraffes existing in the wild today. Without the conservation efforts of the Giraffe Centre in Lang’ata, Nairobi and many […]Read more "The Giraffe Centre in Lang’ata, Nairobi"
We weave ropes around our necks in our efforts for control, We wage wars over bruised egos. We try to create order with systems that strangle us, We pollute ourselves with hate born from bias. The freedom we crave is the same freedom we take away, We choke ourselves in our attempts to […]Read more "The other side of being human"
You idiot. You actually think you’re smart huh? I can’t wait for you to fail. You know you fail often because you’re stupid right? Wow, you’re ugly. You’re so ugly you make me puke. No wonder they never choose you… Reject. Argh, when you open your mouth to speak, I wanna slap the shit […]Read more "The whispers of Lucifer’s angels"
My day was fine, My week was fine, My weekend was fine. Work is fine, Finances are fine. Keeping fit is fine, Eating healthy is fine. Family is fine, Friends are fine, Love is fine. Everything is fine, All is as it should be. But… why am I not fine? […]Read more "I’m fine"