Pod-a-licious listening!

My husband listens to over 1000 of audiobooks every year (yes, he’s the designated family uber driver), and although I absolutely love to read, I never have enough time to make it through the stack of delectable books on my nightstand. But I do love a good story. What’s a girl to do? For some…

I’m no pussy.

It was the pink. All that pink. All those pink pussy hats. The pink pussy hat that puts you into one very big compartment as a girl. You see, I’m not a girl. I don’t wear pink. I wear leather. And boots. And I’ll kick your ass. And the fact is, I don’t want you to…

Rachel Dolezal, it’s ok to be white.

I am white. I was 16 when I became a member of the ANC Youth League. My friend Tanya and I joined, meeting in the basement of a church in Tamboerskloof, Cape Town. Of course the ANC was banned in those days, so we were told to say we were attending church youth group meetings. I became…

I have never been to Boston but I have been there.

I have never been to Boston. But I have been there. And I know first hand that it’s a living hell you never want to revisit. I have been at my sister’s bedside, 48 hours after a bomb exploded at her feet. I have seen the layers of burnt skin. I have seen what happens…