Slice of Life

 
Slice of Life: If at first you don’t succeed
Slice of Life: If at first you don’t succeed
I’ve been working on getting my degree in accounting sciences at Wits for six years now. This degree was only supposed to take me three years....
Slice of Life: The harsh light shines on purpose
Slice of Life: The harsh light shines on purpose
I used to work at the University of Cape Town as one of the support staff. Transformation was always important to me, so I joined our staff...
Slice of life: Making tea with love
Slice of life: Making tea with love
“Palesa! Make me tea.” The water in the kettle begins to boil as Palesa prepares to make Mkhulu his favourite tea. She slowly pours milk into...
Slice of life: ‘If I can put a bit of colour’
Slice of life: ‘If I can put a bit of colour’
A spotted pink suitcase with a hairline crack makes its way by bus from Randburg to Beitbridge, and then through Zimbabwe to Mozambique. From...
Slice of Life: Transcending sorrow through music
Slice of Life: Transcending sorrow through music
My dad was poisoned when I was one years old. He was soldier in the underground — an uMkhonto we Sizwe soldier — and was basically...
Slice of Life: 'She made a joke out of my friend's death'
Slice of Life: 'She made a joke out of my friend's death'
"Are you sure this ou is dead? Maybe he's sleeping?", says a police woman as she kicks him like a dog. She made a joke out of my friend’s death....
Slice Of Life: Fighting violence with self-discovery
Slice Of Life: Fighting violence with self-discovery
It was a complete nightmare, except it was real. I was sleeping at my grandmother’s house and woke up with four guys standing over me.
Slice Of Life: ​A humble champion rises
Slice Of Life: ​A humble champion rises
The defending champ talked shit and taunted nonstop in the build-up to the title bout. That’s the last thing you want to do to my fighter!
Slice Of Life: A mother's search
Slice Of Life: A mother's search
It was during the end of school time in 2002. He was at his grandmother's house in Soweto, and my sister gave him money to pick up school...
​Slice of Life: Green is the new black
​Slice of Life: Green is the new black
As a 28-year-old green engineer, I stood up in front of hundreds of professionals at a conference and was asked to contextualise green-building...
Slice Of Life: To humanise the 'savage'
Slice Of Life: To humanise the 'savage'
My friend Teresa Firmino and I make up an arts collective, called Kutala Chopeto. Both our families come from a military community, called 32...
Slice Of Life: The good enough in-betweener
Slice Of Life: The good enough in-betweener
I recently restarted doing reiki. With reiki, it heals whatever in your life needs healing. And it seems as though this time around it’s about me...

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