The good... I remember how this coastal city in South Africa is the place where I had my first real job after finishing college. I started the work that has become my life's passion in Cape Town. I studied social work in college, but it is only when I actually started doing the work that … Continue reading Cape Town memories
Stress is an everyday part of adulting. Ever since I became an adult, I am stressed out about one thing or the other. I know anxiety and stress are two different things, but for me they are two sides of the same coin. When I am stressed, I become anxious. I lose my confidence and … Continue reading Dealing with anxiety
We often expect that when we see a fellow African person in any country other than our own, they are going to be friendly. We often expect the African values of ubuntu (oneness, unity, brotherly love) to be present even when we are not at home. It is such a disappointment when you meet an … Continue reading Familiar but unfriendly: A rant.