Four years ago, when moving to Cape Town was still just an idea I toyed with, a friend said, “Cape Town is a very good mother.” Three and a half years down the line and I agree with all my heart.
How is it that mothers always know best? And does nature conspire with them so that they’re always right too?
A recent invitation to take part in a mini talk show destined for early morning TV made me realise my mommy’s wisdom anew. She always said, “Wear high heels,” to which I would always roll my eyes as I slipped on some sandals. (more…)
In What’s gone wrong? On the brink of a failing state Dr Boraine takes a hard look at our country’s government and the prevailing exile mentality of the ruling party. (more…)
It all began about four years ago. I was still living and working in Stellenbosch and desperate for a change. I started this blog as a way of expressing my current state of mind. I needed a reinvention and looked to nature for some blog-name inspiration. I felt like a tree needing to shed its leaves and so “Shedding ANA” was created. (more…)