When you do get that R30 for itaxi to Sandton you realise you don’t have that good outfit for an interview, your pumps are torn, that white shirt is cream in colour now and that skirt has lost Its blackness; it’s now a shade of maroon. After the interview, you wait… (read more)
While I understand our Zimbabwean penchant for making jokes out of our every misfortune and calamity, I want us to stand back and look at this proposition again. We are cheering the antics of a mentally ill person… (continued)
I began university in 2012 and I have watched so many people graduate as “aircraft engineers”. I was one of them… (cont)
The Central Intelligence Organisation operatives are everywhere like a bad smell. Their task is listening to the whispers and targeting those voices that rise up above others, rise up to lead the citizens…
Playing house consisted of someone volunteering to be the mom, the dad and the rest of the cast would play varying ages of children. Costumes were very important in bringing the reality alive, and so playing the mom or daughters was a coveted role.
Truth be told, Zimbabwean people – myself included – are a bunch of cowards. And we are selfish. Right now we are busy trying to encourage each other to register to vote in the next general election, scheduled for 2018 but still a lot just think it’s non of their business.
By Divine Dube Each and everyone of us has a person that they relate to better than others. This person is usually one whom we share our secrets, troubles and aspirations. One of the most common credentials which endear such people to us is their
I met one of my university classmates and we were discussing the hardships we were facing. He told me that he is prepared to do anything for a living, even dancing for the Zimdancehall guys as long as he is being paid.
As happy as I am with the formal education I got, on reflection there was a lot of useless stuff. I spent an unreasonable amount of time in high school learning about glaciers and desert landforms…
The teaching profession was well respected and teachers took their rightful place in society with dignity…