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#GrowingAChild (just add water)

Someone told me the other day, ‘Wolfie, you are a wise man. Tell me wisdom about raising a child.’. Continue reading “#GrowingAChild (just add water)”


#HalaalTaboo #ALittleRespect

Taboo can be unreasonable. A few years ago I met a woman that does not buy canned products etc that has Halaal symbols on them because “Those products are from Muslim factories and if you buy Halaal products you are supporting terrorism”. Her words, not mine. Continue reading “#HalaalTaboo #ALittleRespect”

Suffer, the children…

Fear for your children… there are evil forces out there. Continue reading “Suffer, the children…”

Satire for Satyrs

Someone said they are not voting because all politicians are corrupted. Isn’t that, even more, an incentive to vote? By voting YOU have the power to choose WHO you want to be corrupted. Continue reading “Satire for Satyrs”

A Wolfie reveals a secret

There is more to a person than meets the eye. I am going to reveal a secret to you. Continue reading “A Wolfie reveals a secret”


My beautiful orange cat, Pikachu, only five months old, was poisoned by someone in our neighbourhood. He died right in front of me yesterday and there was nothing I could do.  His mom, my cat Arrow pleaded with me to help Pikachu and I tried my best but it was too late. I know death well, I know the signs because my mother died in front of me and once I tried to save a man’s life and he died in front of me… A cat dying is the same… We all die the same… Our other cat, Rinkhals disappeared last night. I have no words… She is probably dead too… Continue reading “Pikachu”

The Force is with you?

“Many of the truths that we cling to depend on our point of view.”
-Obi-Wan Kenobi(Episode VI: Return of the Jedi)

One of the worst things we can ever throw away is our sense of wonder. If we cannot wake up each day and allow ourselves a moment of wonder how dull and boring will we become? When I wake up, every day I spend a moment, spanning from 15 minutes to an hour looking for something new and exciting. I go to YouTube and type in a word and see where the videos lead me. Continue reading “The Force is with you?”


“Go then, there are other worlds than these.”
― Stephen King, The Gunslinger

What is perception? If we live in a box our whole lives without crawling out and learning about the world do we just become cardboard versions of ourselves. There is so much more to see than the limitations set to us by the world we grew up in. Continue reading “Perceptions”

A time to bless

Tomorrow is Summer Solstice for us Pagans in the South, and Winter Solstice for the Pagans in the North. I wonder how many Christians, Muslims etc will wish us a Blessed Solstice…

I wonder how many of us Pagans, will wish the Christians Merry Christmas. Continue reading “A time to bless”

On Cats


A cat, I am told, has nine lives. If that is true, I know how a cat feels. Caryl Chessman

People are strange when it comes to cats. People who love cats, people who hate cats, people that are allergic to cats but still love them and idiots that hate cats just because they are allergic to cats. I love cats but I am allergic to some of them. I can never understand why people hate animals just because of an allergy. A healthy respectful fear, that I can understand but it is not as if it is the cat’s fault that you have a health problem. Continue reading “On Cats”

Verkeerde Bedmaatjie

Daar is niks aakliger as om op ‘n Maandag oggend wakker te word met die verkeerde bed maatjie in die bed nie. Nou vra julle seker ‘Wolfie, het jy ‘n vrou ontmoet laasnag en is sy so verskriklik?’…

Nee, ek is nie so wild nie en die bed maatjie waarvan en nou praat is ‘n subtiele bliksem wat mens bekruip en al die energie uit ‘n mens tap. Dit gee nie om of jy ‘n deadline by die werk het nie en dit wil jou met ‘n mag bed to sleep. Dit wil jou vasser druk in die bed as daai arme man in die Stephen King boek ‘Misery’ waar die skrywer ‘n gyselaar van ‘n obsessiewe bewonderaar was. Dit is erger as ‘n stalker.

Die bliksem wat my bed toe wil dwing is griep. Julle almal ken griep. Dit diskrimineer nie, dit ontvoer man en vrou, kind en oumens na hulle eie bed, jy hoes, jy het pyn, jy bewe en jy voel asof jy wil dood gaan.

Hoe veg julle die evil diaboliese vyhand griep? Gee my ‘n paar tips.


(c) 2016 allen simpson

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