what a wonderful weekend

there are 2 ways to look at the past weekend. either i can moan that i was more tired at the end than at the beginning. that i didn’t finish the painting i was planning on doing, and that i didn’t finish the christmas gifts i’m making. and that my cricked-neck was in severe pain…

passport ready. really??

according to the website of the department of home affairs, my passport is ready for collection. i applied on 12 November, and was told it would take 6 – 8 weeks. i shall have to go and establish this for myself in the morning. i am prepared to have my socks impressed off me…

zimbabwe – the end? (again?)

i just read an article which described the worsening situation in zimbabwe due to the 231’000’000% inflation. this means that prices double every 24 hours. the currency has allegedly been halving in value every 10 minutes or so. what baffles me though, is a phrase like this one,” zimbabwe is on the verge of collapse.”…