and other animals.

/and other animals.

A Frikkin Hashtag: #AnimalExcuses

We know that people love to make excuses for everything. But what if we were able to tune into the excuses that animals might make? How PUNderful would they be? Turns out very. Very PUNderful indeed. The Story So Far: Every Wednesday at 12 noon South African time [6 am EDT] an inspired and growing number of brilliant, creative and absolutely fun people from all around the world take part in what is called a Hashtag [...]

Don’t let Monday w[h]in[e]

It's Monday, the start of a new week and i want to encourage you to let that thought inspire you. How you feel about Mondays may very well affect the trajectory of your week, so start with your head looking up, filled with optimism for the possibilities that lie ahead and see what happens from there. i jumped on to Facebook early this morning to see a post from my friend Justine Beukes which called [...]

By | 2017-06-26T08:32:16+00:00 June 26th, 2017|activities, adventures, and other animals.|0 Comments

What? The funk.

So, as i write this, i find myself in a bit of a funk. The fact that i just used the word 'funk' twice does not make me feel good. What is happening to me? Could be worse, Brett, could be bae, but we all know that bae is not a word. It is not! STOPPIT! #BaeWatch For the last two weeks and coinciding with sickness vibes which could be a chicken/egg scenario i have just been [...]

By | 2017-05-19T12:19:00+00:00 May 19th, 2017|and other animals., friends and enemas|10 Comments

Here’s to a much improved 2017!

2017 is just around the corner... A lot of people agree that 2016 wasn't a super great year... David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Harper Lee, Ronnie Corbett, Prince, Muhammad Ali, Anton Yelchin, Kenny Baker [R2D2], Gene Wilder, Arnold Palmer, Leonard Cohen, Robert Vaughn, Andrew Sachs [Manuel from Fawlty Towers], John Glenn, Zsa Zsa Gabor, George Michael. Those are just some of the names of famous people we know who died this year and maybe this felt [...]

By | 2016-12-27T11:26:58+00:00 December 27th, 2016|activities, adventures, and other animals., inspire-ations, life|1 Comment

Whose notification is it anyways?

When i click on my Facebook notifications i see names of people that have written things i have not yet seen. Some of them make me sigh internally and dread clicking cos i just know it's going to be a fight or an excuse or a blame, while others make me do the interesting sound internally [is there an interesting sound? Something between a hm and an ah perhaps?] cos i think there is a good [...]

By | 2016-10-27T18:09:04+00:00 October 27th, 2016|and other animals.|0 Comments

An open letter to… but who?

This started as a status for the 'book but got way too long... Guess who's back? [what follows is a quote from fcuk brett] "Brett Brett Brett!! I notice you're copying my posts on your FB wall. How do I know that? Because I'm on your friendslist, and your political doctrinated propoganda is sickening, as I'm also in the ministry and would not allow you near my church here in Cape Town. Was nice church [...]

By | 2016-10-07T07:36:34+00:00 October 7th, 2016|and other animals., thorts of other people|2 Comments

An inconvenient preach

6 With what shall I come before the Lord     and bow down before the exalted God? Shall I come before him with burnt offerings,     with calves a year old? 7 Will the Lord be pleased with thousands of rams,     with ten thousand rivers of olive oil? Shall I offer my firstborn for my transgression,     the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul? 8 He has shown you, O mortal, what is good.     And what does [...]


An area i am well rich in is friends. That might seem trite or bumper stickery or Oprah-informed or something, but it's not. It is an absolute truth. If there is an area that i feel most privileged in in life it is in the area of Friendship. i struggle to get my head around it. i read a quote on the internet that said: Good friends talk about their sex lives. Best friends talk [...]

By | 2016-03-11T16:03:15+00:00 March 11th, 2016|and other animals., friends and enemas, inspire-ations, life|0 Comments

Have you read ‘i, church’?

For anyone who doesn't know, last year i self-published a book called 'i, church'. On the back cover of the book there is a bit of a summation and part of it reads like this: To those of you who believe church is the worst thing ever: You're right! To those of you who believe church is the best thing ever: You're right! i call this book, 'i, church' because more than a building or [...]

By | 2016-03-02T07:42:11+00:00 March 2nd, 2016|and other animals., church, inspire-ations|0 Comments

A Frikkin Hashtag: #YouHadMeAt… not to be confused with #YouHadMeat

Last week, Chris from Australia @Taliesyne, joined me for my A Frikkin Hashtag Twitterer game with the Jerry Maguire inspired tagline, #YouHadMeAt: At one point Chris’ house was being flooded by a violent storm raging outside and he comes on and is apologising for not being on the game and i’m like, “ARE YOU KIDDING ME RIGHT NOW, GO SAVE YOUR HOUSE!” He did and returned to the game later when i couldn’t be around [...]

By | 2015-11-10T09:02:04+00:00 November 10th, 2015|AFrikkinHashtag, and other animals., fun, Hashtag Game, silly things|3 Comments