We Am!

You want to know me? Know yourself, really know yourself. You want to know yourself? Know your neighbor, really know your neighbor. And thus the magical cloth shall slowly unveil itself one black hole at a time. I am! you are! we am!

Changing your career in your thirties

  “What you are is what you have been; what you will be is what you do now” Buddha. Generally by the time you reach your thirties it is expected, either from others or yourself that you will be rather stable in your career and your time will be spent advancing in your chosen career….

When personality meets soul…

The concept of one being placed on earth for a specific reason, has been mentioned, explored, debated and even disproved in many different forms of literature. However, no matter in what form or how one feels about it, the concept appears over and over again. Everyone, or at least everyone I have come into contact…

Much A Do About Something…

It was a full moon that night, but she could only see part of it through the big old willow that reached its long branches into her garden. Mia sat on her camp chair, her cigarette smoke wafting gently into the night. An empty camp chair sat ready for him. He would come, she knew…

Sarah’s box, that was not an old stinky shoe.

The box was purple, with silver trimmings and had a big dome shaped button on its lid. Sarah had never seen a box quite like it, and every impulse in her body told her to pick it up. She found the box, two blocks from her home on the way to school. It was actually…

Back to the…Work

Going back to work, as a first time mom, after four months of maternity leave; is like stepping into a new dimension. Everything is exactly as you left it, and yet everything is just different. You spend (half of) your first few days chasing your tail, trying to make sense of how everyone and everything…

Changing Fates

She opened the gold encrusted envelop and her fingers tingled with anticipation. She had a mission, her fate, her goals, her personality, her life would all be shaped by what lay within the envelope from God. Alia, wanted to treasure this moment and she tried to savour everything that surrounded her, from the tingly feeling…

Finding Flow: Flow and Engagement

  Time is our greatest asset and no matter who we are or what we do, we all have a limited amount of it. To really be making use of the time that we do have available, we need to be present in all aspects of our life, without wasting time or potential. In essence…

Anna

One of her first memories, whether based on fact or on a little girl’s imagination, was looking out between bars and seeing her parents approach her cage. Her heart ached to go home with them, but she knew from repeated disappointments that she should just keep her head down until they had moved on. As…

Forsaken Reality (Part 7)

On the way over to Linda’s, Mercedes felt like a young girl again, she could not remember the last time that she had felt so much excitement. Honestly, she couldn’t remember the last time she felt any excitement at all. She knocked on Linda’s door at 5:20; and Linda came to the door in a towel….

Forsaken Reality (Part 6)

Mercedes sat looking out of the window, she was not looking at anything outside but her gaze fell instead onto the perspiration that gathered and slid down onto the sill. She had so much on her mind William, her business, but most of all she was thinking of Lucas. She saw his face, and heard…

The Gift

As I held you both in my hands, blood soaked clothes clinging to my body, I vowed that we would meet again one day. The overturned car stood a few meters away from us, and as it finally exploded in an ear bursting flame, tears fell down my scratched cheeks, you had both left me….