Five of Six

Oh, man! Yikes, one week to go until my performance piece at the artSPACE durban Gallery! My installation is completed and I have delivered it to the gallery where it will be installed on the afternoon of 29th October, just prior to my performance. I am so AMPED! You know when you are at a [...]

By |2019-05-02T05:23:02+02:00October 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Five of Six

What I Did (part 2)

Last Thursday (10/12/2015) I had to do the singularly most difficult thing I have ever had to do. I had to bear witness to my Mother’s passing…her death. Tomorrow I face the next toughest thing…attending her funeral. These are the words I hope to say about her there.   Johnny Clegg wrote a song that [...]

By |2019-05-02T05:48:10+02:00December 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What I Did (part 2)

50 Shades of Grey And Then Some

So I have seriously grey hair. Hell it’s so grey it’s silver! I started going grey in my teens and never stopped. I was often called “Hi Ho, Silver” or “the Lone Stranger” by my rugby team mates. I began going grey in my teens, and then exponentially in my 20's when I went completely vegetarian. [...]

By |2019-05-02T05:55:51+02:00November 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 50 Shades of Grey And Then Some

The Treachery of Images

The Belgian surrealist painter, René Magritte, he of the infamous “pipe” painting: "Ceci n'est pas une pipe", "This is not a pipe", in equally obtuse fashion, apparently said to someone asking him to explain what he meant by one of his works, “if could do that I wouldn’t need to paint them”.   Now Magritte [...]

By |2015-07-20T06:11:25+02:00July 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Treachery of Images

These Hips Don’t Lie

                In 1977 the "Dance Movie" exploded on to the silverscreen with Grease and Saturday Night Fever. Both starred Johnny Travolta, and he immediately replaced my then idol, Elvis Presley. I'm speaking of the young Elvis though, not the pudgy, jumpsuited Vegas Elvis! The truth was, I never wanted to [...]

By |2013-06-03T06:15:48+02:00May 23rd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on These Hips Don’t Lie


By now, dear reader, I am sure you aware that I, to use a euphemism, tend to colour outside the lines. A lot of that has to do with who I am, but strangely enough, all the quirks and mishaps that life can come up with are drawn to my oddness.  I am the living [...]

By |2013-03-19T06:21:19+02:00March 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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