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Lockdown Log: Junior Tomlin

Sep 21, 2020
Candice Nolan

Super excited about the launch of the latest episode from #theothersideofthesunpodcast. Solarkidd chats to Junior Tomlin about his new book. Also something to look forward to this week, is Wesley Pepper’s interview with Lara Redd from Food not Bombs. That’s coming up later this week! I am on a constant learning curve. My dream is […]

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Lockdown Log: EQnCrew

Sep 15, 2020
Candice Nolan

Today’s Lockdown Log blog features EQnCrew. So super excited about this week’s episode of #wesleypeppersartlexica. Wesley Pepper sits down with EQnCrew and Diamantaire. They share their Covid-19 pandemic story. Hailing from Botswana, these cats are the realness! In conclusion, the show plays out with EQnCrew’s track, Africa. The episode launches tomorrow! This has really been […]

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Awombness: The Rot at the SABC

Nov 26, 2020
Candice Nolan

I am the Senior Constitutional Court Reporter at the SABC. On the 28th of October I filed a complaint against my line manager, Zolisa Sigabi (National Bulletin Editor). I was then admitted to hospital after suffering a nervous breakdown. In my complaint, I demonstrate that Ms Sigabi failed to handle a serious complaint against one […]

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Awombness: Intention Seeker

Nov 17, 2020
Candice Nolan

As a middle child, I was always the attention seeker. That is until the breakthrough I had at the wellness centre. You know, where I finally accepted my diagnosis. I am so grateful to the good people, they know who they are, who care for people like me. I have bipolar mood disorder. I am […]

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Awombness: In My Things

Nov 13, 2020
Candice Nolan

I am home. Was discharged this morning. And oh, does it feel good to be back in my things. My kanga. And my man. I am woman. Hear me roar. Across the expanse of the African wilderness. I am the Oprah of podcasting. The queen of the written word. The boss of the comic stage […]

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Awombness: The Boxer

Nov 11, 2020
Candice Nolan

Awombness: The Boxer There are all kinds of interesting South Africans at the funny farm. I can call it that because I’m funny. But you can’t, ’cause you’re not! A few days ago I met a local hip hop artists who goes by the name Jonny Joburg. He told us (I was sitting with a […]

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Awombness: Cyclical Insanity

Nov 8, 2020
Candice Nolan

I attended a lecture, given by my Psychiatrist, Dr Caryn Van Wyk. That’s where I picked up the title for this week’s edition of Awombness: Cyclical Insanity. Dr Caryn has taught me much about my dis ease. It took two years for me to accept the diagnosis/label of Bipolar 1 Mood disorder. Now, I quite […]

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Awombness: Loving Allan

Oct 31, 2020
Candice Nolan

Loving Allan: working title So I have a rather complicated relationship with my birth father. A few days ago I realised that I’m no longer frightened of him. He used to fill my childhood dreams with all sorts of nightmares. The conveyor belt. The bogey man. The devil himself. My gut anxiety. Constantly walking on […]

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a logo for the Obtain Art Gallery in South Africa

Lockdown Log: Obtain Gallery

Oct 9, 2020
Candice Nolan

Lockdown Log: Obtain Gallery. Wesley Pepper’s Art Lexica features Obtain Art Gallery. They talk about attracting the black middle class as audiences for local artists. Obtain Art is working on a Virtual Reality system that will bring their artwork into people’s homes! Certainly this comes as artists and galleries struggle to survive COVID19. Similarly, we […]

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Logo for Papstix, an exciting new South African product

Lockdown Log: Papstix!

Oct 4, 2020
Candice Nolan

Lockdown Log: Papstix! Super excited about the latest episode from CAn’t Diss Podcast. We sat down with the Managing Director of Papstix, Grant Merrick. The product had a limited launch during lockdown. And currently operates two online stores. With plans to target spaza shops in the future. When I first heard about Papstix (described as […]

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