Nigerians and South Africans – mind the gap

#150. Read Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s piece in The Guardian this morning titled: “Why do South Africans hate Nigerians?” Disturbing.
The acclaimed novelist was writing in response to the wound opened up by the movie District 9. Continue reading

Spring day in Prague

#33. Spend the first day of spring in Prague. There’s something about Eastern Europe that makes me feel as if I am in a Bond movie – there are the trams, the clattering sound of cars driving over cobbled streets, and the winding alleyways that look set for an encounter between spies and the secret police. Continue reading