How Mad Men Made Me

I’ve recently started watching old episodes of Mad Men. One of my all-time favourite TV shows. It is a show based in the 1960’s looking at the lives of advertising executives who work on Madison Avenue in New York City and seeks to dissect life in that era. These ad men coined themselves ‘Mad Men’. As Malcolm Gladwell put … More How Mad Men Made Me

Nature’s Valley Views

In April this year, I was fortunate to go for a short holiday with friends to Nature’s Valley, Western Cape. Situated along the scenic Garden Route, this little village is a beauty to stumble upon with stunning views of the Indian Ocean in the forefront and the Tsitsikamma Mountains forming the backdrop. As I previously mentioned, being out in nature is … More Nature’s Valley Views

The Pen Freeze

No, I did not somehow forget my pen in the freezer, though I might as well have. There is the so-called writer’s block. What I have been suffering from is a couple levels above that. A fear of the pen so to speak. A term known as ‘graphophobia’. It’s been about 9 months since I published … More The Pen Freeze