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Aging Disgracefully

It was my birthday on Wednesday, I turned fifty-three (feel free to send gifts.) I used to feel a bit awkward mentioning my age. Like why wasn’t I MORE MATURE, why, as a fifty-something year old woman did I spend so much time on social media or taking selfies with famous authors at book launches? …

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Our 1st Birthday

Happy 1st birthday Go.See.Do. South Africa! I’ve told this story before, but it bears repeating. The evening before our first lockdown on 27th March 2020, I was informed that our parent company, and my employer for the previous 6 years, was divesting from South Africa. 3 days later I received my 3-month termination notice. After …

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