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Less is more - going for the chop

There comes a time in every woman’s life when we contemplate going for a radical haircut. A haircut unlike any that has gone before, or maybe just a cut that is evocative of a bygone era or a famous idol, a movement or passing fad. 950 more words

Coco Chanel

Joburgers are not keen on a ticket to ride Rea Vaya ‘dream’

Pessimism hangs over the Rea Vaya bus system, which started with lofty visions of integrating the city.

First published in Business Day (15 January 2018). 1,290 more words

City Of Johannesburg

Run, fitness, fatness, run some more

Week 36 of the column, in which I stare at myself naked in the mirror, crying:

The Rarámuri are an indigenous people who live in the mountains northwestern Mexico, in the Sierra Madre. 1,121 more words

Great Feature Stories from Prof. Tang's Feature Writing Class

First-Person Story:

Sunday Football in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

By Ross Gunther (Chinese name: 孔若师)

It was finally the day I’d been waiting years for. The day that I had thought about since I started watching football. 6,701 more words

Journalism Education

马如飞 and His Great Feature Stories

Zachary Martin (Chinese name:马如飞) is a great feature writer. Nothing proves this more than his academic accomplishment in my BC&J330 (Magazine and Newspaper Feature Writing) class in this past fall semester. 5,436 more words

Journalism Education

John Benedeck and His Feature Stories

John Benedeck (Chinese name:白朝辉) is a great feature writer. Nothing proves this more than his academic accomplishment in my BC&J330 (Magazine and Newspaper Feature Writing) class in this past fall semester. 5,980 more words

Journalism Education

Want To Move Forward? Just Look Back

You’ve heard it many times. We all have.

Don’t look back.

Never look back, they may be gaining on you.

Keep your eyes forward: What’s in the past is the past. 321 more words

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