Tag Archive: Johannesburg

I saw Mies Julie again: a South African Playwright gives DC a window and a mirror

On Sunday I got to see Mies Julie for the second time. How it happened is the interesting story, to me anyway. To relay the telling of it, my roommate Hannah and her… Continue reading

When Change Attacks: Leaving Johannesburg

About three weeks ago my company made the decision to close the company’s international offices. It has been a roller coaster of emotions and though I initially wanted to stay here as long… Continue reading

Sights and Sounds: Johannesburg on Africa Day

Johannesburg is a lovely place to be right now. “Winter” consists of 70 – 80 degree days and 40-50 degree nights and the sun is always out. I have yet to put on… Continue reading

Top 5 Things That Are Happening This Week

FIVE. I am trekking over to Market on Main to pick up my specially ordered shoes from Maria McCloy. I already own two pairs, but I need to pick up my new couple and take them home… Continue reading

I Just Met Anthony Kiedis

On Friday February 1, 2013 a dream became reality. I met Anthony Kiedis. Johannesburg. Maboneng Precinct. 7:30pm. The Chalkboard on Fox Street. I was there with Zola to see “Jiro Dreams of Sushi.”… Continue reading

Things I want to say about Johannesburg

There are things I want to say about Johannesburg that I have held back. I have held back because I discount my opinion and interpretation in all spheres of my life about all… Continue reading

Song of the Day: Adorable When You Were In Your 20’s

This song of the day – “Get A Job” by Gossip – is dedicated to me. I am 5 months into my personal and professional journey in Johannesburg. The theme of the song… Continue reading

Things I Want To Eat in Johannesburg

One of the  best values in Johannesburg is the cost of food and drink.  I’ve known this for a while judging by the grocery stores, but it wasn’t until my recent outing with… Continue reading

Song of the Day: happy Friday and happy shopping memories

In case you need to take a break before the holiday party and find something both artistically rewarding and entertaining, check this Tiny Desk Concert out. You can ride the Macklemore & Ryan Lewis wave. Oh, and… Continue reading

Things I Want to Join: The Wolves Scrabble League

Last weekend I was looking for an coffee shop with free or cheap internet. I had not yet found Comida la Vida, my neighborhood coffee shop in which I currently sit, and I was so OVER… Continue reading