Fanfic Is Not Literature.

I have recently started to publish some of my writing on wattpad.com. I enjoy the site; it allows you to do so much. Sadly, there is one aspect of it that is annoying me; the fanfic. 9 out of 10 writings published on wattpad are fanfics. It is a...

Prisoners and Giant Hamster Wheels

When I was in the eighth grade my stupid science teacher signed up my whole class for a competition. For this competition we all had to think of an unique way of generating clean electricity.   At the time South Africa was experiencing a major...

I envy...

Most people want many things. I’m not such a person, but I am human and I do have a few things I envy. Money isn’t one of them. I would just like to earn enough one day to live comfortably, nothing more and nothing less. Looks isn’t really one...

Good News!

My father went to a meeting and then arrived home with excellent news today; his work contract has been extended!   He is also for the first time in fourteen years going to be receiving paid sick leave, family leave and sick leave! So for once...

Some more of my writing...

It seems like everytime I start a new story I always post the first bit one here and wait for feedback, well once again, I'm going to be doing it again. I am still working on my other stories, I'm just the type of person that will get an idea and I...

"Oom"

Today is my twentieth birthday. I am feeling old as it is and then a little girl had to call me “Oom”. “Oom” is Afrikaans for “Uncle”. It just doesn’t get used to name the brother of a parent, but it is also a nickname for someone older. Most dudes...

Letter To My Ten Year Old Self

Seeing that I turned twenty today I thought it would be interesting to write a short letter to my ten year old self.     Dear ‘Alexander’   It is funny how much a person changes as the world around them changes. I guess we can you are a...

The Guide to South African People: The Afrikaner

South Africa is the Rainbow Nation! We have almost every race of person or culture. This sadly makes the tourist as confused as a crocodile at an alligator convention for alligator rights! So the first group of South African people I have decided...

The Awesome People In My Life...

The people that surround me in my life have mostly been rude, evil and just simply nasty. Oddly enough, when I begin to lose faith in humanity there will comes a person that restores that faith. When I was being beaten blue and all those horrible...

I'm Back!!!!

I have been missing for some time now and I do apologise for that. I ran out of internet capp once again... Now for the updates on my life: 1. My father has reduced my internet account to one gig a month, so now, I am going to have to use the...