“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.” – Neil Gaiman Advertisements
– adapted from the words of Justin Palmer – Dogs never die. They don’t know how to. Yes, they get tired and very old, and their bones start to hurt, but they don’t die. If they died, they wouldn’t want to always go for a walk – even long after their bones say, “No, … More Dogs Never Die
Read Part 1: Is Being Content The Real Happy? So yes, contentment isn’t as glamorous or exciting as being in a state of euphoria. But it is warm and comforting. And life is just simpler when you are happy with what you have, instead of wishing for things you don’t have! I’m pretty convinced if … More Part 2: Is Being Content The Real Happy?
Every choice we make is with the goal to be happier. But so many times, I’ve ended up feeling disappointed. Not because I didn’t achieve my goal, but because I thought I would feel happier. Happiness is sold as the ultimate aim in life; a destination that we need to reach. But happiness is an … More Part 1: Is Being Content The Real Happy?
A sinking feeling; a heavy reminder of being. Dragging the feet to the moment of feeling free. The voices whisper and point in the opposite direction, but it’s a sinking feeling; the heavy reminder of being. To be flying – to be gliding – away from existence, as rainbow-dreams twist inside, … More A Reminder of Being
As a kid, you can’t wait to grow up. Then you move out of parents’ house and realise how stupid you were; wishing you could turn back time. And of all the things I wanted to do, becoming an adult is the dumbest thing I have ever done. We don’t realise the amount of … More 4 Myths About Being An Adult
Die partytjie is verby. Die musiek het gaan lê en die mense het verdwyn. Die tafels staan vol verlate wynglase sonder base en die laaste tekens van vreugde vlug saam die besem. Dit is nou stil; dis oorverdowend stil. En dit is ek en die gefluister van gedagtes wat gil, in dié … More Wynglase Sonder Base
I’ve been blessed with one of the best titles you can get. Yes, I’m an aunt! And even though I’ve only had this title for four months, there are a few things that came along with being an aunt that caught me by surprise. 1. SEEING YOUR NEPHEW OR NIECE FOR THE FIRST TIME … More The Beginning of Aunthood
Rude people are everywhere. And dealing with them is one of the most challenging things we have to do on a daily basis! Not only is it a difficult challenge, but it’s also an exhausting one. If it were up to me, running away from them while screaming would be considered a great idea. … More Dealing With Rude People
The world is full of broken people finding their way through the shattered glass of heartbreak, sadness, and lost memories. It cuts, it hurts, and it lets us bleed – driving you away from what the heart needs. Blinded by the bright darkness of our struggling souls; feeling alone and out of control. … More We Are Mosaic