My Mother stole from my Grandmother.

Q. What’s the most dishonest thing you’ve witnessed a family member do? answered by Shannon Morris, studied Sociology & Psychology at Henderson State University My Mother stole from my Grandmother who was raising all three of her children. We were 5, 4 and 1 year old when my Mother decided she didn’t want us. My […]

He wasn’t fond of middle aged women.

Q. What was the hardest goodbye you’ve ever had to say to a pet? answered by Scott Lanz, Armed Security Officer (1983-present) I rescued a pit fighter and I’ve never been the same since. Flash Gordon left us September 2015. He was a three time loser at adoption, he hated cats because he had been […]

Establishing healthy boundaries

Q. What is something a narcissist won’t see coming? answered by Julie Warren, Passive aggressive narcissistic mother and husband I think there are three essential things that a narcissist won’t see coming but that can help you so incredibly. Whether they’re narcissistic or just selfish or passive aggressive, it applies equally I’d say. 1. No […]

How to become a better conversationalist

These five tips will help you talk to anyone in any situation. BY LISA EVANS Whether you love or hate networking, there’s no doubting the importance of face-to-face interactions. Even in our digital world, knowing the art of the conversation is key to building strong relationships. Being a good conversationalist can help you make a […]

a cellphone and a taxi.

Originally posted on Mzansi Shorts:
Her baby blue Toyota Prius shuddered under G-force as Janet swerved at speed into the Caltex petrol station. It was Monday morning and the only thing more depressing than her mood was the dreary Johannesburg weather. In the marketing industry, Mondays are usually reserved for marathon catch-up meetings and answering…

There is no such thing as a 50-50 split

Q. What was the best relationship advice you ever got? answered by Paul Langness, former Software Engineer My father gave me this advice shortly after I got married to the love of my life. He knew a thing or three about lifelong love: when my mother passed away, they had just celebrated their 63rd anniversary. […]