• Creative Maths

    There were two girls on the plane the other day. They`re both about, oh…14 or so and speak in the angst and italicised mannerof young teens the world over. They tray`s are down and void of any airline food and they are huddles over the notebooks, scribbling intently with neon pink pens. “We’re doomed,” declared the blonde in the cream puffy jacket with the fake fur collar. She slumped in her seat and sighed.”48%, that’s not that bad,” the brunette in the pink puffy jacket with the fake fur collar said in soothing tones.”48% is rubbish!” I peered over to see what they were doing. Oh, sweet nostalgia. Do you…

  • An open letter to British Eddie

    Background: What do you say to your crush? You`re not sure how you really really feel…but you hate the fact that you might not be getting the opportunity to find out. And then you go away for a while and meet another Eddie, who just happens to be half British / Half SAFA as well. And he reminds you so much of his alter ego back home and you end up missing the crush too much. And it`s a bit of a reminder that you might be losing out on something. So, you come back to Cape Town and the sore reminder is that the REAL British Eddie is still…