When was the last time your walked away from a discussion, only to think of The Perfect Comeback hours later? Recreate the scene for us, and use your winning line. Since I am of the habit to always draw a blank, I decided to tell you instead of a scenario which took place about two … Continue reading No longer drawing a blank
Write up a mid-year “State of My Year” post. Phew, this year has gone by so quickly and looking back, it's been one huge roller coaster of a ride! January started with a bang and the festivities of December was carried over when we attended Kalahari Karoo Blues and the Solms Delta Taste and Tweet … Continue reading The State of My Year
Your life without a computer: what does it look like? Oh no!!! No computer, no blog!!! No!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Someone please wake me up from this nightmare existence! I desperately need a keyboard to purge my soul of all the words struggling to find their way out. My mouth simply can't comprehend the foreign language brought forth … Continue reading Life after blogs
If you could take a break from your life and go back to school to master a subject, what would it be? I am one of those "freaks" who really would not mind going back to school. The other day we tried to explain the concept to Luke: When you are in school, you wake … Continue reading Back to School
Finish this sentence: “My closest friend is…” Everyone who knows me and loves me understand that there is only one answer to this question: My mom! My mother is so much more than just a mom. She is my best friend and closest ally. She is soft and cuddly and fun (as described by Luke) … Continue reading A friend in need
It’s the year 2113. A major museum is running an exhibition on life and culture as it was in 2013. You’re asked to write an introduction for the show’s brochure. What will it say? Image: http://legit-faith.com/2012/03/06/the-rat-race/ Join us for an insightful evening into life as it was known in 2013. A sorry time in human … Continue reading From the Collection of the Artist
If a restaurant were to name something after you, what would it be? Describe it. (Bonus points if you give us a recipe!) I might have mentioned once or twice before that I might have a small caffeine addiction. Jacques teased this weekend that my tombstone needs no words, just a picture of a sizzling … Continue reading JAVA ME!!!
Go to your Stats page and check your top 3-5 posts. Why do you think they’ve been successful? Find the connection between them, and write about it. Here are my Top 5 posts since I started blogging: Eugene Tere'blance, Julius Malema and everyone inbetween About On being hugged by a black guy An Open Letter … Continue reading A career in Political Writing?
After spending time with a group of people, do you feel energized and ready for anything or do you want to hide in the corner with a good book? http://www.absolutesunday.blogspot.com I love people watching. There is just something about sitting in a busy mall and watching them go by. Couples, young and in love or … Continue reading Not Much of a Party Animal
Catching up on some Daily Prompts. I am waaaaay behind, I know, but it's been hectic! So here goes: If you had the opportunity to live a nomadic life, traveling from place to place, would you do it? Do you need a home base? What makes a place “home” to you? I'm certain we have … Continue reading There’s no place like home