Archive for July 20, 2011

Home of the blessed

They’ve been letters from home, but not stayed the same. Then they became letters for home. Home of Garth Wright, Springbok of legend, who scored that runaway try down the grandstand touchline at the Boet in the Currie Cup semifinal. Home of Athol Fugard, the bard of the Bay, who […]

The shit in Zanzibar

The shit oozes down the walls of the toilet stall. Just to my right,one globule. If I watch it, it stops, but as I turn my attention backto the ganja in my lap, it resumes its journey. Like a snail, a blacksnail of filthy, dysenteric bowelspawn, shat there like his […]