The Barter Family. By Danielle Pretorius 084 678 3331
It’s in a frame in the tv unit and always makes me smile
Discover the choices that will take you beyond your talent.
Hope it’s motivating and practical. Well lets see…
Oh my word. It was like pulling off my fingernails reading this book.
I was all fired up, being the entrepreneur that I am, reading about how these big sites made it, but most of them knew someone with money and said ” hey invest a quarter of a million dollars”
Or the person left their ten figure a month salary to start their new web venture then a week later sold shares for 2 billion. (Well that kind of thing.)
It actually made me feel discouraged. Oh apart from mumsnet which was a great story of two mums needing a site with advice from other mums instead of just ‘expert’ advice. Things like where’s a good child friendly hotel and stuff like that. They started with small change and grew it humbly.
Now I need a lighter book. On my list is ‘the shining girls’ Book by Lauren Beukes
The Shining Girls is a novel by South African author Lauren Beukes. The book centers around a time-traveling Depression-era drifter who must murder the “shining girls” in order to continue his travels.
Johan is doing his honors degree in some IT type thing, I think it’s computer science.
His latest book, as it is so rare cos no one wants to read it, cost him R1700 which is about $150us.
This is one page
Ok so it is geeky and must have been written by a Chinese tekkie… Right?
And confirmation of this appeared page 2….
Quote: “in real life, how biometrics works?”
For the money, you’d think the ingrish would be better
I can never remember what they are called but I got one today -those eye patches you sleep with to block out the light (that u get on the plane)
I am currently in bed trying them out with the light on and it’s not bad!
I tried to take a better picture then I realized that firstly I’m trying to take it with a blindfold on, and secondly, there is simply no way to take an attractive picture wearing my sleeping night eye mask