Finding my lost self

I have imagined this day in my mind before, But never really thought it would ever come, I’ve cried and laughed I’ve walked away and returned again Each walk away felt like giving up On something I’ve worked so hard at building Like it was a part of me How do you get so attached,…

Lessons on radio

Having started working at Mdantsane FM, I’ve had the most amazing time working within a vibrant yet supportive team of people who love their jobs. It is an environment of Love for the community and it is never about self- dissipation where most of us get the foundation to learn about this industry. There are…

Job hunting

2016 has been one of the toughest years of my life. As a current final year student in Journalism, I am required to do 6 months of internship which I should have started in July. With no luck from emails and word of mouth proving no success, I spent most of my days and nights…

The importance of gratitude

Great things could be happening in your life or you might be at your lowest at this moment. When we are faced with problems, that we feel are too big to handle we forget some important things, like realising how blessed we are. You forget what you have and focus more on what you don’t…

Fashion art is a way of life for Kultcha Boys

  If you are looking for good quality funky tees, you are looking for Kulcha. Kultcha is a fashion brand incorporated with art by a determined and vision-led group of 3 guys from Mdantsane. Sibabalo Mali, Sesethu Dingaan, Siyolise Mbangi and Lungile Matomela started the Kulcha dream as early as 2014 but it came into…

Breaking the language barriers

I went to a public school in Mdantsane and we spoke our native language, isiXhosa, most of the time because we were all Xhosa people at David Mama high School just like any other school in the township. This was then a very big problem when we had to meet up with pupils from “model…

How to get your business back on its feet eKasi

Businesses start off with just an idea, actually with an idea to fix a problem. Seems like a mission? I’ve decided to write on this blog as part of my research for this ‘idea’ of mine, so if you want to know what to do and what happens next, stick around. The most popular kind…

Motherhood at 20’s

Being a mother is one of the most crucial roles I play in my daily life. Sometimes it can be tough but through it all it’s a great experience. In between the dirty nappies, the rush to make it to creche and then varsity in the mornings,and no spare time to myself, there are those…

Where am I headed?

It’s a Monday and I’m actually feeling good. Why? Last night I slept with a broken heart; I didnt feel like talking, i was so sad and irritated. I actually thought that today was not going to be a good start of the week. That was until I woke up and watched some morning shows…

Confidence

Today, I want to talk about Confidence but before we do, how much do you know about yourself with regards to how other people see you? Did you ever notice that our confidence sometimes is measured by how we rate ourselves to other people? Be it we compare our clothing styles, hairstyles, money, statuses level…