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Posted on 22/03/2017 by S'phiwe on Pointless

Karma will not reverse the damage

The problem with being nice is that niceness looks and feels like patience, kindness, humility, etc; and it looks and feels like it deserves all of that in return. Nice people are likeable and easy to trust, forgive, love, and so on; but the problem is that life is no respector of niceness. Rain and […]

Posted on 07/02/2017 by S'phiwe on Pointless

Why front row seats should be free (cont…)

​My friend then saw a certain friend of his walking towards us and introduced him to me. He turned out to be a famous musician whose music I like a lot. He looked somewhat different in person. Incidentally, we’d talked about his music in passing before the show started. This was a front-row-seat moment for […]

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Why front row seats should be free.

​I sat on the front row at the movies, the other day, and the screen wouldn’t fit in the frame of my specs because I was too close. If that doesn’t make sense to you because you’ve never worn specs before: imagine that you’re standing behind a closed door and want to peep in at […]

Posted on 07/01/2017 by S'phiwe on Inspires me

This too shall pass — keep walking

​When you walk through the valley of the shadow of death; whatever you do: do not stop walking. Do not build a permanent residence in the rubble. The darkest hour is just before dawn; but you have to keep moving — in your own orbit — in step with the rhythm: the minute patiently gathers […]