Monthly Archives: February 2011

Breast Milk Ice Cream – Eeeek!

I was scouring the internet one afternoon when I happened upon an article that snatched my attention. The article was about an ice cream shop in Covent Garden, London that serves breast milk ice cream. – human breast milk ice … Continue reading

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My Vision Quest

Sometimes an experience comes along.  Sometimes something so extraordinary is offered and it changes one in profound, yet subtle ways.  I notice myself resonating slightly differently with the world around me after this experience.  I feel as though, for a … Continue reading

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Writing!

I hardly want to write, I have written and written and written and deleted much of that.  It’s a strange and elusive zone that one needs to enter, I think to tell a story about people one is inventing.  There … Continue reading

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Why is making Beyonce Black Offensive?

I’ve been thinking about that spread of Beyonce in L’Officiale, the French magazine.  If you haven’t seen it, she’s dressed up like the French over the top designer version of traditional Nigerian style in massive, gorgeous, over the top Duks.  … Continue reading

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Nocturnal Ramblings episode 7, I think.

That Bolshie little git from the skylight fixers was here again today and he was positively obsequious.  I wonder what it was that cooled his ardour. Dare I venture to suggest that he was quelled by my air of fearsome … Continue reading

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I slept – I slept all night!

My young niece, all of three yrs old of her at the time, used to watch me gather my things and then ask  ‘Uya hamba Tselane?”(Are you going, Tselane?) and when I said “Yebo, Baby, Ngi ya hamba.” (Yes, Baby, … Continue reading

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Nocturanal Ramblings of a Mind Unplugged 6

I was just thinking about what I wrote about David.   It was vicious and callous and it was what I thought in a moment, well actually quite a few moments, at some ungodly hour of the morning when I … Continue reading

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