(Post written and prepared in a [little] hurry using a mobile device, Samsung Galaxy Note8 specifically, so if you come across typos and other errors, please excuse me.) It’s a pretty good Saturday morning. Mother, from Botswana, who has been visiting my family and me here in South Africa, said she needs to test her…… Continue reading Random thoughts and ponderings on a Saturday morning
The Phoenix rises from the ashes. Me? Not so much! 🙂 I could say, I’m back from the dead… almost dead… perhaps. This is my official apology for the unplanned, silent, temporary absence from WordPress. I am sorry for disappearing! I thought I would be able to sit down to write, especially with so much…… Continue reading Phoenix Rising
Life would be perfect is life were easy. It is not. Nobody’s life is perfect. Let me remind you of that statement everyone is always quick to say: Nobody ever said life would be easy. At least the complexity of life assures the living of no boring packets of time that lasts for next to…… Continue reading Life and a Day Job
No honeymoon period lasts forever. I was lucky to have had more than two months of utter bliss, or blissful ignorance. I was left with my mouth hanging and eyes wide open. It was incredulous. I chatted to the affected person and we both felt discouraged. I guess we were disillusioned. I had to process…… Continue reading Have a life!
February had some days, a week or two, that were quite wonderful as far as my writing life is concerned. Although I was (am) still not writing, I was IN the writing world, attending book launches and chatting with the most awesome and beautiful bookstore owner, the brilliant mind behind SKOOBS, Theatre of Books in…… Continue reading Authors, Writers, Book Launches
Tuesday (yesterday) started off with me doing an event costing from home. Therefore, I didn’t have to drive to work during rush hours, which makes a great morning. It didn’t matter that the area where we live still had no water. (I won’t say since when because then I’ll have to answer the question about…… Continue reading Life today
There’s a new sparkle in town I want… and sometimes, I do get what I want. It’s a matter of priority. 🙂 Better yet, there is the other Romy version with Crystal Hotfix instead of just the multi coarse glitter fabric… for four times the price: from 2,050 to 2,395 Euros. Hey, if you can…… Continue reading Jimmy: Romy, the new shiny kid in town