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Dating in jou dertigs, 'n vervolgverhaal

3 days ago - 16 November 2017 | Columns

Yolanda NelEk hou nie van vervolgverhale nie. Vertel jou storie klaar sodat ek kan weet wat gebeur. Ek dink dis omdat ek so nuuskierig is dat ek nie kan wag vir, ‘wat volgende gebeur gaan...

Home is where my heart is

1 week ago - 09 November 2017 | Columns

Julienne van Rooyen Sitting very uncomfortably on my six year olds' neon green plastic chair at four o'clock in the morning in the freezing cold, I took out the flask in my backpack, and...

Become your own knight in shining armour

2 weeks ago - 02 November 2017 | Columns

Julienne van Rooyen From experience, Sleeping Beauty will probably tell you that the most work a girl has to do sit back and look pretty, patiently waiting for her handsome prince to come and rescue...

Welcome to adulthood

3 weeks ago - 26 October 2017 | Columns

Barry de Klerk – The headline is not exactly a welcoming remark, it is more like a warning for all grade 12 learners leaving school.Adulthood is the next level of your life and it is...

Van groentjie tot werkende joernalis

1 month - 19 October 2017 | Columns

Yolanda NelIn 2006, as eerste jaar student, was ek door #20295456. Vandag is ek steeds daardie student. En oor presies vier weke, gaan daardie nommer nie meer bestaan nie. Ek sal ook dan nie meer...

Good old bad habits

1 month - 12 October 2017 | Columns

Julienne van RooyenBad habits tend to stick to us like glue and getting rid of them is just as difficult as trying to get rid...

Just one kind word

1 month - 28 September 2017 | Columns

Barry de Klerk – We live in a time where you have to be careful about what you say because people are offended by the...

A manual on how to get through life

1 month - 21 September 2017 | Columns

Julienne van Rooyen - Whilst channel surfing recently, I stumbled on a television programme in which people go to extreme lengths to try to gain...

Die kind op die badkamervloer

2 months ago - 14 September 2017 | Columns

Yolanda Nel Op ’n groot plakkaat, in vet gedrukte rooi letters staan dat een uit elke drie verkragtings plaasvind wanneer die slagoffer alkohol gedrink het....

When the economy bites

2 months ago - 07 September 2017 | Columns

We are all going through tough financial times and it is definitely not getting any easier. So what to do?I am no economist or financial...

With age comes responsibility

2 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Columns

Do you remember once upon a time and happily ever after? I most certainly do.There was a time in life where everything lay before me...

Everyday heroes

3 months ago - 17 August 2017 | Columns

Julienne van RooyenTrue heroes are all around us, yet we are not always aware of their existence. They may not be the legends who have...

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Meneer die president

3 months ago - 03 August 2017 | Columns

Yolanda Nel "Kan ek na die president toe stap en myself gaan voorstel?" vra ‘n kollega tydens ‘n geleentheid."Nee," antwoord ek kort, "dis die president."...

Life of a juggler

3 months ago - 27 July 2017 | Columns

Julienne van Rooyen - Driving away from work I already start planning what needs to be done, since my next job starts immediately after 17:00....

Erongo news

3 months ago - 27 July 2017 | Columns

What influence will the new tariffs for fishing licences have on the coastal towns? Otis Finck Erongo talked to fishermen and shop owners.Erongo also remembers...

Denkbeeldige maatjies is soms rêrig

4 months ago - 20 July 2017 | Columns

Yolanda Nel – Hammelie vertel gereeld van haar sonsynkind (dis nou ek) se denkbeeldige maatjies.Wanneer sy my op ’n winkeltoonbank laat sit het terwyl sy...

Moments of madness

4 months ago - 13 July 2017 | Columns

Julienne van Rooyen – You spend your time studying while the majority of your friends are out enjoying the fruit of their youth and now...

News from the coast

4 months ago - 13 July 2017 | Columns

Readers can look forward to a comprehensive report in the Erongo on the compromise reached between the Walvis Bay municipality and Long Beach residents regarding...

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