From an early age, I loved reading. It was my favourite pastime: the thrill of delving into other worlds…the words on the page coming to life. Naturally, that progressed to an affinity for creative writing. Continue reading
Fever-infused sleep is often amazing, because dreams are so much more intense and varied. The thoughts are trippy, and I’m often emotionally transported back to the state of mind I was in during childhood – when life was simpler, more disconnected, and far more relaxed. Continue reading
Aside from publishing actual pieces from the book in progress, I’ve also dedicated several posts to updates on how things are progressing. And I think I’m finally ready to start on the proper launch marketing strategy. Except I’m not planning … Continue reading
Continuing from last year’s posts (see part 1 and part 2)… Which is your favourite, and why? Looking for news on the upcoming book? Sign up for the newsletter here.
single drops joining to form impromptu streams,
gently transporting debris and dead leaves
to resting places in stormwater sewers.
So too do moments in time gather,
transporting our youth towards inevitable decline. Continue reading
For those not working in a field they’re super passionate about, having the outlet to express yourself creatively is a source of great joy and fulfillment. And when struck by impostor syndrome or doubts, it’s key to look within and remember why you do what you do…what your output means to *you*. Continue reading
Thanks to our wonderful electricity generation utility, South Africa once again finds itself in the midst of rotational power cuts. Here’s a little piece I wrote earlier this year – inspired by the positives from an all-too-familiar situation… Continue reading
From up here,
the world is calm,
no screaming, fights, or pain.
Just crisp, clean air,
sometimes, the occasional plane.
While you toil and labour,
struggling to find a smile,
I invite you,
to join me once in a while. Continue reading
Unlike the train ride,
many of us don’t remember
that this life is just a short journey
which will inevitably come to an end;
and when our worldly journey eventually ends,
will we be satisfied with how we spent that time? Continue reading
A as time brings a new season,
shed the attachments
that no longer serve your growth,
ready to float through life’s currents… Continue reading