Month: May 2010

The Legend Of BlindCripple Part 1: A Little Bit About Going Blind

I’ve been wearing glasses since I was about 10. I was in standard 3. I remember going up to the teacher and showing off my cool glasses. I was a suck up, even back then. They thought the eyes would help my handwriting or something too. Psssh. I was meant to be a doctors scribe, I swear. And besides, why do you need neat handwriting anyway? But that’s besides the point. I’ve been wearing glasses a long time, and after a while, you look to other methods of seeing. Bring on the contact lens. Not sure how old I...

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A Little Something About Southern Sun

Every now and then, we’re reminded about why we do things. For example, charity workers get to see the faces of the people they help, bankers get to see their fat 13th, 14th, and 15th cheques throughout the year. But bloggers don’t often get to feel any significant rewards. Until now. There’s an awesome new blogging competition, that lets any blogger enter, with a great prize at the end of it. Southern Sun have just opened the Southern Sun Montecasino in Joburg, and they’re offering a weekend’s stay there for 2. The hotel is modelled on the Pallazzo Corsini,...

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