3 Years Gone….

3 Years Gone….

Today, 27 April 2016 is the day I left South Africa 3 years ago. It’s also Freedom Day, the anniversary of South Africa’s first democratic elections in 1994, and King’s Day in the Netherlands, where I now live. An interesting set of coincidences. What has changed? I...
Get Some Free Books

Get Some Free Books

All three of my books published thus far are now available for FREE download from this website. This is something I have wanted to do for a while now. It is especially important as it is no longer possible to buy physical copies of 2 of them and you have to be in...
Free Illustrated Short Stories

Free Illustrated Short Stories

The Pinstripe Punk is the short story I won the Ernst Van Heerden Creative Writing Award for from WITS. It was part of my collection A Body Remembered, published in 2009. This is an illustrated version created by the multi-talented Christopher Moon which captures the...
Doing Your Own Thing

Doing Your Own Thing

It seems everyone really wants to just do their own thing. At least that’s how people react when they hear about my life and my history. Which makes it doubly amazing when you see how few people are actually doing it. Most of us have fallen for the big lie which says...
The Two Questions

The Two Questions

A lot of people have asked me how it is that I have done what I have done. In an effort to answer those questions, over time I developed these two questions: What do you want? How much do you want it? Most people are quick to answer the first question with a dream, an...