The right safari still contains bumps and obstacles

FSAC_TheSafari

Salamu na karibu.Greetings and welcome.I hope you are well and looking after your immune system and general health. The background for this post can be found in my posts Exodus to the motherland and Geographical locations.It’s seven months to the day, when the rest of us (barring one) joined up with the three members of … Read more

Consider this – Lockdowns

Lockdowns

In the vaccine post, I mentioned the inconsistency of using lockdowns as means of keeping the people “safe”. As I write this, many countries who decided to impose a pseudo (albeit loose) home imprisonment system, are coming out of lockdown. Coincidentally (especially within seasonal countries) the end of lockdowns are occurring in Spring, coinciding with … Read more

Enemies of the Village – Relatives, frienemies and strangers with agendas

EnemiesOfTheVillage

IN CONTEXT Hopefully, you would have already read both ‘part 1’ and ‘part 2’ of the ‘It takes a village’ posts. Reading other posts, such as ‘It’s important to remember’ and ‘Love and colour’, are also relevant, as they give additional understanding for this real-life scenario, to be understood in the correct context. It’s obviously … Read more

Why it takes a village – (Part 2 of 2)

It Takes a Village

In part one, I covered some of our personal experiences and history. We take our parental role seriously and we understand that effective parenting and leadership, is about influence and motivation to positive action. Life has those unknown external elements which are beyond our immediate control; they usually occur through the actions of others. However, … Read more

The failure of the ‘type’

Human beings can be both fascinating and frustrating in equal measure, most are able to exercise our rights of ‘choice’, sometimes to our own detriment. On one hand, we have an ability to learn from mistakes, however, on the other, some repeatedly make intentional bad choices. People who are emotionally and mentally balanced, would consider … Read more

You know you’re ready

So you’re single and secure, you don’t have any baggage, you refuse to settle, you utilise your time constructively, you’re holistically developing yourself, you’ve acknowledged that you are in the 2nd state of being single, you have an understanding of what constitutes as real riches and you have the correct perspective of love and colour, … Read more