Soap Box Life

Anyone can achieve anything, i.e. job, relationship, even returning as a twin or being the sole survivor of a natural disaster. Soap Opera writes have to be applauded for the amount of time they can take to cover any given period. They know how to stretch any storyline and make one emotion into a storyline…

Never Give Up

Dereleen James is a fighter, an activist, but first and foremost a mother. This mother wrote a letter to the then State President Jacob Zuma in 2013. It remains a heart wrenching open letter highlighting the harsh realities of a mother living with a child addicted to drugs. It breaks the silence and focuses on…

Vrouw Unravelled

Senza una donna, the Zucchero and Paul Young song collaboration reminds. Yes those words still wrung true – especially today. Society perceive women in a certain way, be it workforce, health or social. The world as we know it: stigma, vulnerability equals weak, similarities; aside we should celebrate our differences instead. Vrouw magazine, headed by Micaela…