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The Third Chapter: Crossing that Halfway Point

When you’re wrapped up in a project, it’s difficult to see just how far you’ve come. For me, things are getting real now. I’ve written about 30 000 words, three chapters and several imprecise rants about various things, and it’s just starting to hit me that we’re in July, and I passed the halfway-mark somewhere, unnoticed and unrecognised. 625 more words

Academia

5 books that I wish had a sequel

Although every book written¬†these days seems to turn into a full series, back when I started reading books it wasn’t uncommon for an author to have a single title to their name. 527 more words

Books

For our own protection?

Admiral Michael Rogers will do his utmost to protect Americans from terrorism. But he would never want the price of security to be the basic liberties that Americans hold dear. 722 more words

Kowalski

The Unapparent Heir Apparent; Michael Masilo Modubi

Mzansi Diski can honestly state that she is unaccustomed to having her fledglings plucked from the nest at a tender young age and allowed to go out into the football realm and display their God given gifts without ever having graced her turf at the professional level; in 2003, she had three of her prodigal sons signed by English football club Chelsea F.C. 712 more words

South Africa

What Happened To That Boi; The Bewildering Boy-Boy Mosia

Being the very vocal advocates for youth development that we are, we need to accept all the possible downsides to more and more people embracing the notion of investing in younger players and their development with the belief that this ideology will always afford the beautiful game a solid foundation for growth. 725 more words

Sport

Playing On Memory Lane; The Mighty Maulers, Manning Rangers

We implore players to play for the name on the front of the jersey as it will lead us to then remember the name on the back; but what happens when the name on the front of the jersey legally seizes to exist? 743 more words

Sport

Playing On Memory Lane; Ria Stars

We implore players to play for the name on the front of the jersey as it will lead us to then remember the name on the back; but what happens when the name on the front of the jersey legally seizes to exist? 564 more words

Mzansi Diski