Concert Review: Lendel ‘Unplugged’

So I got a front row seat invite to an unplugged concert of an up and coming musician with quite a unique sound. He was so good that one of my friends who is a music industry executive was impressed. I mean I was impressed. This guy can hold the highest note that even  I battle…

12 Tings I need to work on 

So, I figured I’m turning 21 soon, on the 9th of July to be exact. I’m not rejecting any gifts, I accept gifts in all forms (money, gift cards, money, money, money, money, money). I’m not really big on birthdays and celebrating them. It’s not a huge deal for me however I do like to…

The power of Ginseng💪🏾

I there’s one thing I struggle with the most it’s keeping up with my energy levels. It has become so much more crazy, I’ve been on medication for it. I’ve increased my sleeping time for it. I’ve prayed countless times for it 🙏🏾 I even took shots for it 💉 (oh brother😣)… I eventually got tired of…

Inspirational figure: Woman

Issa poem!!! okay here she goes… Woman you are beautiful! In the most sacred way… There’s a spark that lights up my soul as these eyes gaze upon the splendid glory that shines upon your face. Your eyes… Your eyes light up the world! No no, they dont light up meaningless sparks that cause lustful…

Decoding Recession

The economics of our country affect us all, yet so many don’t know how or why. So I’ve decided to start a mini-blog-series to help with decoding all the jargon. Ratings downgrade, currency depreciation a.k.a ‘falling rand’, recession – what does it all mean and why is it important to you? Every day we are…

Sit Down!

Leave other people’s business alone #SitDown

“Why are you always so happy?” 

Somebody asked me recently: “Why are you always so happy?” Then I remembered that I get asked this question a lot. I was asked this just yesterday by two different people. So I thought to myself, why vele? I mean I know the answer that usually jumps to mind at first thought but I decided to…

My African Truth!

“Why is it that five thousand units of our currency is worth one unit of your currency, when we are the ones with the actual gold reserves? It’s quite evident that the aid is in fact not coming from the West to Africa, but from Africa to the Western world. The Western world depends on…

When I grow up. . . .

To dream is priceless. Literally it comes at no cost and it is one of the things that give us a purposeful life. Growing up we all wanted to be something, we saw the world differently. Full of opportunities of all the things we could do. We could be fairies at night and superheroes during…

Pushing Past Pain

Rest, Recharge. But Never Quit. Or maybe not?
When is it ok to walk away?