Kicked out of the place you rented as your home, Deserted by the ones who claimed to love you, You take the little that you own, And head back to where you really belong. Hike over desert dunes, Cover yourself from the sand storm, Take a sip of the little water you have, Keep […]Read more "Keep going, persevere"
According to statistics, 76% of South African women have their first experience of street harassment, which is a form of sexual harassment by strangers in public areas, before the age of 17. Internationally, the number sits at 84%. Almost half of South African women have experienced being groped, while 72% have been followed by a […]Read more "Surviving street harassment"
Dear Steph I want to bring a very important matter to your attention. I believe that I should be in a senior position because, as you would have seen throughout this year, I have already taken on the work and the responsibility of a senior, and I’m more than capable for the position. Here are […]Read more "DEAR BOSS, I DESERVE A PROMOTION"
One of my favourite things in the world is having a delicious, home-cooked dinner with my partner. This evening’s dinner was no different as we savoured pan-seared chicken breasts with some freshly cooked greens. We laughed and chatted about our day as we enjoyed each other’s company. Once we were done with our meal, we […]Read more "USING THE TOILET IN FRONT OF MY PARTNER"
Now that I’m a quarter century old, here are 25 things I’ve learned about life so far: I’m officially an adult. There are at least three more quarters left of life to live. I’m now fully responsible for my own life – no more blaming others for my mishaps. Life will throw curve-balls and good […]Read more "25 Things I’ve Learned at 25"