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Posted by | 11/06/2021
The Man in the Mirror | #MyFridayStory No. 192

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” This well-known quote is often incorrectly credited to Mahatma Gandhi. What Gandhi said was, "We but mirror the world. All...

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Posted by | 09/04/2021
Let it Flow | #MyFridayStory No. 183

“My Cuzzins, I’m ‘tuning you straight… the sheriff has been ‘round to my pozie so many times, my kids think John Wayne* is still alive!” ~ Barry Hilton, Runway Bar, Airport Holiday...

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Posted by | 19/03/2021
Why You Should #LeapFirst | #MyFridayStory No. 180

Start. That is the advice I got from my good friend and mentor 20 years ago. He was imploring me not to procrastinate but to act immediately, even if it...

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Posted by | 17/07/2020
Less is More | #MyFridayStory No. 145

The process of purging - to rid oneself of an unwanted person, object, quality, condition or feeling, often violently and abruptly – can be liberating. South Africa has been on...

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Posted by | 10/04/2020
Find Your Tribe | #MyFridayStory No. 131

Stop waiting to be picked. Can you remember those school ground games we used to play where we picked two sides to play against each other? Two ‘cool’ kids would get to...

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Posted by | 18/05/2018
Our Education System is Broken | #MyFridayStory No. 32

Our education system – from grade zero right up to college and university level – is broken. I can say this because I’ve had first-hand experience throughout my own life...

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Posted by | 15/12/2017
Reconciliation | #MyFridayStory No. 10

December 16th is the Day of Reconciliation in South Africa. The date, chosen for its historical significance to both black and white South Africans, became a national holiday in 1995,...

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Posted by | 13/10/2017
On Being an Artist | #MyFridayStory No. 1

Not only the artist that makes music, or paints, sculpts, designs and builds, but every person that has ever made themselves vulnerable, understands what it takes to be an artist....

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