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Journey to the Center of Permanent Residence

On the momentous occasion of my receiving my permanent residence the other day, it presented an opportunity to look back and reflect upon the memories. This is not going to be a pretty flashback montage, however, it plays out more like a horror story. 1,249 more words

The Naxal hypocrisy: Top LWE leaders amass personal wealth while cadres are told to shun life of comfort

New Delhi: As Mao Zedong said, the guerrilla must take to people like fish to water. Most Naxals in India haven’t even seen a photograph of Chairman Mao. 863 more words

So yesterday I went through the dreaded process of waiting in a line at my local home affairs in a effort to collect my passport. No doubt the process was in fact quite a lengthy one. 679 more words


Dear Mr President

Dear Mr President,
I listened attentively as you spoke this week about your bold plans for attracting investment into our economy. I could hear the excitement in your voice. 820 more words

South Africa

HOME Affairs Yoh!

I arrive at the Marianhill licensing department at 6:20am. There is already a queue of about 50 people long (not counting old or pregnant people who, rightfully so, get to skip the line… 1,277 more words

Random Thoughts

Oh Sunday!

While I am snugging under my comfy bed and being unaware of the time in the day. I smell-in the aromas food and hear the sound of food preparation from the kitchen. 220 more words