Lockdown Journal: Day 49 (Facebook)

Lockdown Journal: Day 49 (Facebook)

Welcome to South African Lockdown Day 49. Today I have some thoughts about Facebook. Lockdown photo 49: A stained glass butterfly in my kitchen. I know this is not a cool thing to admit, but checking Facebook is one of the first things I do in the morning. “I...
Lockdown Journal: Day 47 (The Third Quarter)

Lockdown Journal: Day 47 (The Third Quarter)

It’s Day 47 of the South African lockdown, and I think I’m suffering from third-quarter isolation. Lockdown photo 47: An angry queen at Gay Pride 2011 (from the archives). This photo has absolutely nothing to do with what I’m writing about. I just...
Joburg COVID-19 Lockdown Journal: Day 5

Joburg COVID-19 Lockdown Journal: Day 5

If you’re new to this blog series (and/or you live under a boulder) and don’t know what’s happening with South Africa’s 21-day lockdown, my first post  has all the details. Or read all my lockdown journal entries. It’s Lockdown Day 5 and I have a lot to say....