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Write, Human, Write

As your words gush out in torrents As ferociously as the Vic Falls As temptestous as the stormy seas Write, human, write Pour your convoluted, cluttered thoughts Onto a blank slate Write your memories Construct your utopia Pour out those gnawing desires Wanton by definition Visceral by designation Write, human, write.   Pull the puppet… Continue reading Write, Human, Write

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When Clarity Becomes The Much Needed Friend

clar·i·ty [klar-i-tee] —noun clearness or lucidity as to perception or understanding; freedom from indistinctness or ambiguity. Have you ever experienced that moment of lucidity where everything just falls into place? For the first time in a long time, you have perhaps finally hung the boots and called the chickens to roost about a perception that… Continue reading When Clarity Becomes The Much Needed Friend

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Is Simplicity The Ultimate Sophistication?

'Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication,' so chimes Capitec ever so vigorously in their bid to sell the dream of convenient banking. 'Keep things simple,' says an enthused Richard Branson - a renown billionaire entrepreneur who has dismantled the status quo with every morsel of his entrepreneurial bone. Why is Richard Branson telling us to keep… Continue reading Is Simplicity The Ultimate Sophistication?

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How The Conscious and Subconscious Mind Influences Your Thoughts

The human psyche is one of the most powerful embodiments we possess. We have a conscious mind that is in the now, that has witnessed past consequences of our actions and one that will witness future actions. Over and above an active conscious mind we have a powerful subconscious mind that influences our lives in… Continue reading How The Conscious and Subconscious Mind Influences Your Thoughts


The Empowering World of Self-belief

The journey of life is a series of labyrinthine mazes - one after the after. We are seeking, wanting, pushing, pandering, relentlessly pursuing, that which will make us happy and content. Your path in the quest for happiness and success will be fraught with challenges. You will encounter naysayers who will be intent on discouraging… Continue reading The Empowering World of Self-belief


The Power Of NO : Say It Without Guilt

We are hardwired to help others in whatever way we can. Our natural capacity for thinking about others is what has given us the success rates we see today to date. There is an isiZulu saying which says, "Umuntu ngumuntu ngabantu". It is roughly translated as, "You are who you are because of people." It… Continue reading The Power Of NO : Say It Without Guilt


Be Kinder To Yourself : Press the brakes and pause

When it comes to achieving our goals, it is so tempting to be the hardest on yourself and the harshest critic on self. The thinking behind that is that you have to push yourself the hardest so that you achieve massively and extraordinarily. While one can be lauded for the commitment it takes to achieve… Continue reading Be Kinder To Yourself : Press the brakes and pause