Art, Ghosts and Black Pain

African theory, Lifestyle

This post has taken me a long time to pen because of the sheer discomfort that I felt at Constitution Hill's Prison Number 4 that served as the backdrop of Clint Strydom's photography. My dis-ease is primarily because I am black and a white man made me feel things and created an opportunity for me to see black ghosts. This makes me mad, crazy, brings about a pyschosis and forced self-exploration. I hate…

Kaya FM & Bassline Live Present THANDISWA MAZWAI: THE BELEDE EXPERIENCE Live at The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City 4th of March 2017

Lifestyle, Women of Influence Series

Kaya FM and Bassline Live Present, is the new musical series everyone is buzzing about, being held at The Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City. I was extremely excited to learn that Thandiswa Mazwai will be performing the Belede Experience. Her latest album Belede is deep and evocative and my Sunday playlist is Belede on repeat. The 4th of March, 2017 the only place to be is The Lyric Theatre at Gold…

Favourite Breakfast Place in Johannesburg: Nice on 4th Avenue Parkhurst

Food & Drink

There is a certain joy in spending time with girlfriends over brunch. Nice on 4th, Parkhurst, Johannesburg is a great sidewalk cafe with great service. It also indulges my penchant for people watching. Our table had a jug of cold water with lemon and mint. The service was superb. The attention to detail left us feeling super spoilt! We ordered the half & half comprising a half portion salmon basket (soft scrambled…