With only 5 posts here the past two years, it’s overdue that I tell you that I’ve a new website under my real name – MIKE HAMPTON. The reason for that is my citizen activism, fighting corruption in South Africa. I rarely get to blog about music or write creatively but occasionally throw that in between my disgust for political crime.
No shop-sold version of Christmas for Knysna today. Instead of snow, we have morning wind, a beautiful movement of air granting relief from an already scorching summer that’ll only get hotter. Continuing to diverge from the stereotype will be the non-christians, the majority, participating in a media fed and culture induced religious celebration that has little to do with faith but more expectation from those around them. Don’t think me jaded. Admittedly, i’m ‘areligious’, non-religious and ‘critic-religious…not sacrilegious. Imagining kids riding new bicycles or hugging a stuffed toy brings a … Continue reading →
Part 1 here… The un-sumo part of me was that my shorts kept dropping down, testimony to the fact that i’ve lost a lot of weight the past 3 months, most of it the past 2 weeks. I returned to the cottage and weighed myself – 84.6kg. Almost 9kgs down from the 93.5kg i was 3 months ago. I may be looking better overall but only so long as i wear a shirt because the downside is that my torso has become damn flabby, boasting man tits and a boep. … Continue reading →