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So She’s ‘Dressed Like a Slut’? You Still Shouldn’t Judge Her!

So She’s ‘Dressed Like a Slut’? You Still Shouldn’t Judge Her!

It was around 6:00 in the evening on a Tuesday night when I found myself lost in the hustle and bustle of the Durban City Centre. I was new in Durban and I had no idea how the taxi system worked. But for some reason […]

You’re Just Exchanging One Hell For Another

You’re Just Exchanging One Hell For Another

Have you ever had one of those moments when you realized no one in the world is living a perfect life?   A few days ago, I was confused about whether or not to rent an apartment or to live with my parents. Then I went […]

Is It Okay For Me To Change My Mind?

Is It Okay For Me To Change My Mind?

I dropped out of college. Twice. And right now, I’m working 12-hour shifts, making much less than minimum wage, in order to make ends meet. Do I regret my decision to quit pursuing that paper that would supposedly open the golden gates of life for […]

People Who Hate Their Jobs and Take It Out on You | WYHIO

People Who Hate Their Jobs and Take It Out on You | WYHIO

  So you’ve had a very good day, and you decide to make it even better by stopping at the gas station and getting yourself one of them delicious Mars bars. You get to the shop, grab a bar and go over to the cashier, […]

People Who Always Try to Seem Better Than Everybody | WYHIO

People Who Always Try to Seem Better Than Everybody | WYHIO

So you’re sitting in class, trying to look awake and pretending to take notes. Then the professor starts asking a question, and before he can even finish, Cindy shoots her hand up, ready to answer. And you’re all like, “Alright girl you’re awake today,”  and […]

What You Hate In Others

What You Hate In Others

Have you ever looked at someone and wondered, “Oh my goodness how is she allowed to do that and still be called a human being along with the rest of us!” We all have things other people do that we hate like the sun hates […]

Sit Behind a Hall at Midnight

Sit Behind a Hall at Midnight

A few weeks ago, my computer suddenly shut down on me. No warning, no prep. Just out of the blue, it was black. And of course I was devastated. At the time, I had tons of assignments to do, and would you guess where they […]

Throw The Bags Under Your Leg!

Throw The Bags Under Your Leg!

Let’s just all agree that Papaoutai by Stromae is one of the best songs of our generation. When I first heard it, I had no idea what it meant, but I still wanted to get up and dance to it. The beat is incredible, and […]

Roast Yourself – A Lesson From YouTubers

Roast Yourself – A Lesson From YouTubers

Challenges on YouTube are as popular as hashtags on Twitter. There’s always a new one trending. One of the most recent challenges swimming around the tubes is the roast yourself challenge created by YouTube megastar Ryan Higa. The challenge basically involves YouTubers making diss tracks […]

How To Wait

How To Wait

Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt like cursing the entire world just because you had to wait for someone. I feel like there are more of us in the world who struggle with patience than those who have mastered the art. And we can […]