The Coconut Juice

If there's one thing you can tell about me from the instant you meet me, it's that I've lived a relatively comfortable life. How? Well, it's all in the twang really. ‘But that doesn't mean anything coz anyone can twang' you say? Well then tell me what happens when that person switches to vernac'? Usually, … Continue reading The Coconut Juice

The Science Of Abuse

Have you heard of systematic desensitization? It’s a concept psychologist use to cure people of phobia’s, and other mental disorders. The first time I heard of it, was in primary school. The teacher was going through a list of facts, I thought I was never going to use. Then, she said, “If you put a … Continue reading The Science Of Abuse

Past, Present, Future

We all fear the future, dwell on the past and seemingly neglect the present. It’s highly important to focus on the future and use it to plan and set goals, but if we live in the future and neglect where we are and the ways in which our present actions affect the future, the future … Continue reading Past, Present, Future

More, more, more

“Thou shall not covet thy neighbours goods”. We all do it. Compare what we have to those around us. Whether its our friends, acquaintances or just people we see, I’m sure we’re all guilty of coveting things we don’t have. Maybe someone you know drives a better or newer car than you. Maybe they have … Continue reading More, more, more

What’s in a family?

I’ve always said that kids are fantastic little creatures when they’re not your own. I say this because I've seen things from the other side of the show-curtain; all the ropes, pulleys, and gears. I’ve seen the stresses parents go through in order to keep their children young. I’ve seen the level of responsibility that … Continue reading What’s in a family?