The Pressure to Produce – some thoughts on capitalism and creativity

Most creatives will tell you that the pressure to produce, to create, has both benefits and drawbacks. A little bit of creative pressure can squeeze out the best of your creative juices like a well rolled toothpaste tube. For me, a deadline or a competition is something that can drive me towards a finish line… Continue reading The Pressure to Produce – some thoughts on capitalism and creativity

Book Festivals Galore – HOORAY!

Hello everyone out there in this wild and ever-changing world! I hope you are all holding tight to your hearts and staying sane and warm (in the Southern Hemisphere) and cool (up North). Adulting update: I'm a mom now, send treats! How life has changed in the last few months! I became a mom in… Continue reading Book Festivals Galore – HOORAY!

Adulting 101 is out in the world!

Adulting 101 is out now in stores! Get it at Exclusive Books, The Book Lounge, Readers Warehouse, Takealot, Loot, UPPERcase, and all good bookstores! If you're not in SA it's available as an Ebook via Amazon. This week I had the absolute pleasure of talking with Sam Beckbessinger - author of the bestselling 'Manage Your… Continue reading Adulting 101 is out in the world!

Adulting 101: How to Survive the Real World

Exciting news! My latest book, Adulting 101: How to Survive the Real World will be out in February 2022, published by Kwela books. Looking forward to sharing more about it with you soon!

News from the same-lands

Hello reading and writing friends out there in this continuously wild and unpredictable world. I hope you and your loved ones are getting on okay. Somehow when I looked down at my planning diary yesterday it was mid-August. The year is winding down already, almost in its last quarter, a waning crescent. It feels hard… Continue reading News from the same-lands