Thoughts on the U.S. Presidential Election, From Afar

Thoughts on the U.S. Presidential Election, From Afar

Yesterday morning, I woke up and watched a recording of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’ presidential election victory speeches. I was extremely far removed from that stage in Wilmington, Delaware — sitting in bed at my house in Johannesburg with my iPhone...
Americans in South Africa: It’s Time to Vote

Americans in South Africa: It’s Time to Vote

Apologies for this interruption to my regular programming — I realize Americans in South Africa represent a small percentage of my readership. But I learned some important information about overseas absentee voting this week and I want to make sure everyone else...
Lockdown Journal: Day 39 (The Arabbers)

Lockdown Journal: Day 39 (The Arabbers)

Read all my lockdown journal posts. It’s Day 39 of the South African lockdown. I woke up late, supremely unmotivated, and spent much of the morning conducting a photoshoot with three horned melons (also called kiwanos, African horned cucumbers, spiked melons,...