Author Archive for emile


Read the letter from journalists, and the ANCYL’s amazingly mature response My favourite bit: “The ANC Youth League will never retreat from its programme to expose the possible corruption and tax fraud of any person in South Africa and will…

Bruised and bolstered ego

So I’m back at work after a very nice long weekend. We camped at Ezemvelo which is about 25km outside the town of Bronkhorstspruit. I did not try to check out the supposedly splendid bouldering there, but we did head out to Bronkies for some climbing.

Counting chickens….

…or is it pre-mature posting?

Whooooooooohooooooo!!!! I can like to have weekend!!!!

Alrighty then. It’s been a hectic couple of weeks and some serious changes along with it. I dare say I think it’s all going to be OK. Let the bragging start:

Love is a four letter word

I have to block out thoughts of you so I don’t lose my head. They crawl in like a cockroach leaving babies in my bed, dropping little reels of tape to remind me that I’m alone. (Blue October)

In the beginning

In the beginning, Man created God; and in the image of Man created he him.
And Man gave unto God a multitude of names, that he might be Lord over all the earth when it was suited to Man.
And on the seven millionth day Man rested and did lean heavily on his God and saw that it was good.

They don’t make it like they used to

I’m not sure, for the sake of my own sanity, that I should continue on this topic. This past Friday I ordered a pizza from Mimmo’s in Zambesi drive, and it turned out a disaster. I was told it would be a…

Shrive Tuesday

Captains log, star date unknown: My thighs are stiff from the uphill walk-in to Chosspile – Scotty could not get a lock-on. Feeling very motivated after climbing some of my hardest routes ever at Swinburne the week before, I tried…