Tag: Crisis

Choosing to birth while the world’s in chaos

Choosing to birth while the world’s in chaos

I feel sad for Mary, a close friend who recently gave birth to a son. Childbirth in the time of COVID, she cries. She wishes for others to be more aware of their choices and all the pros and cons before their lives change forever; change in unimaginable ways. And putting further strain on a …

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Load shedding (LS) to South Africa is like Brexit is to the UK

Load shedding (LS) to South Africa is like Brexit is to the UK

22nd Post Challenge of 31   To be fair, LS is probably a smidgen worse because millions and millions are going up in smoke on a daily basis. Grand loss Yesterday alone, KwaZulu-Natal’s businesses lost R30million respectively. Areas in KZN experienced LS from 6:00am to 8:00am and then again from 5:15pm until 1:15am the following morning. …

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