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Becoming by Michelle Obama  Publisher: Crown (2018)   The best-selling book in the US for the year in 2018 could have only been written by the best (former) First Lady to have graced this earth (no bias at all here). So well written and relatable, Becoming not only...

We're going through unprecedented times, our physical, emotional and mental state needs us to take a little extra care of ourselves...

“The Other Story” by Dr Judy Dlamini (Sifiso Publishers, 2019) “I believe in stories, stories can change minds, stories can take away people’s dignity but stories can also restore people’s dignity.” – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie The above words are the first quoted in “The Other Story”, Dr Judy Dlamini’s second book...

I’m sure you have often heard from dieticians, personal trainers and wellness gurus that the key to a healthy body and maintaining it is 80% healthy eating plan and 20% exercising.  My piece is not any different for that line, as you know clichés are...

You have to be gay to know God  By Siya Khumalo   This book takes you down a journey of learning and is likely to remove stereotypes heterosexuals have about homosexuality. It’s such a necessary piece of literature, it should be a set work in schools! The book...

"AMERICANAH” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie   Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf (2013)   Americanah tells the tale of Ifemelu (Ifem), a fierce Nigerian woman who after completing high school, leaves her home country to go study in America. Through a blog which Ifem creates while living in America and her...

Ever since I could hold a pen and a notebook in my hands, I was writing. I recall that happening when I was about 5 years old. My words were incredibly simple like I love this one – or I don’t love that one. But...

We often hear “I want to be successful” listed by most as one of their aspirations in life, putting aside how broad that term can be or how the definition of success varies from one person to the next; do you think any of these...

When I look back at my childhood, my early adulthood and my work experience, becoming an entrepreneur is in my blueprint. I was raised by entrepreneurs so before I knew what entrepreneurship was, I was being moulded by it. I think you end up learning certain...