The Community Matters

This is a follow up to Despair, the post on mental health. Our society refuses to acknowledge the social causation of mental illness. The current model of individual biological factors is insufficient because it refuses to acknowledge the collective neuroses that are a by product of the capitalist force which benefits from prescriptions & dosages.... Continue Reading →

Featured post

South Africa Commemorates Freedom Day

27 April 1994 had been the long-awaited day by Black South Africans. We were looking forward to casting our votes for the very first time! Many of us had never participated in the general elections since we were born. Votes used to be restricted to White people only. The majority, Blacks, used to be voting... Continue Reading →

Featured post

The Significant Meaning Of Good Friday

Everyone, including non-Christians, fully acknowledged that last Friday was "Good Friday".  While there are people who think Jesus Christ's identity and stories are myths or fiction, they must just know what transpired during Jesus's crucifixion had been a fulfillment of more than 55 prophecies and signs that happened over a thousand years before His birth,... Continue Reading →

Featured post

Let Us Pray For Our Children

Peer pressure affects everyone, especially our children. I'm referring to both young and older children because, in the long run, they are all our children. They adopt lifestyles that make them drift away from godly stuff. Once they are hooked, it takes double effort to mould them back. Getting rid of their addictive behaviour is... Continue Reading →

Featured post

The Truth about Loneliness

This is a very hard topic to write about. Especially for the fact that some people were alone this past Christmas. Some were under quarantine unable to see their loved ones or to say goodbye to those they have lost. So I'm sure some people really felt the pangs of loneliness because of the pandemic.... Continue Reading →

Featured post

Misconceptions About Women

"You look so pretty, who's the lucky guy?", they say. It could be a complimentary statement, however, does that mean a woman shouldn't add a spark to herself unless she's meeting a man? She may, instead, want to feel good for her own sake. She may be longing for self-satisfaction or even to boost her... Continue Reading →

It’s dark

Feel so numbPain so much,You hide from the worldNo one can helpIt's my darknessI exist outside myself.My thoughts & emotions,UnexplainableCan't connect to anything Things fall apart;At onceAll of themPessimism settlesIt's now your brain's wiringIn private spaces I struggle.In public, I pretendThe inner turmoil is too much.Can't escape myselfOther people are in their happy processWhy not... Continue Reading →

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

Create your website with WordPress.com
Get started