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​You rised up so suddenly, it sent a jolt through my body.
I’ve underestimated the power in you, I’ve made a mistake, indeed.
But here is my message, do listen carefully, dear. 33 more words

Short Stories

Just a-passing through...

Good old Jim Reeves. He gets me. Or I get him. I guess that’s more fair since he said it first and I’m just borrowing it. 429 more words

Why Don't I Fit In?

Did you ever feel like you didn’t belong in a group you were a forced member of? A recent conversation with family members reminded me how difficult it was growing up and being so different than the rest of my family. 1,529 more words


Acceptance Belonging Addictions

When I listened to one of the talks about addiction by Abraham-Hicks  the first time it brought tears to my eyes. In the talk the addiction is the condition society focuses on. 341 more words


A few words

What to say in the aftermath of this piece.

In his mid-40s, John had worked as a casual university tutor since finishing his PhD in philosophy 15 years ago.

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Going Home

First Published on News24.com  – Monday, January 25, 2016 –

The last visit to my native land, South Africa, in December 2013, marked my 10-year anniversary as an expatriate. 1,319 more words