The Man on the Mountain – Serio and Baba

In her first feature for Wits Vuvuzela, Lisa Golden profiles Salvatore Serio, a healer in the town of Magalies… In north-west Gauteng lies the sleepy town of Magaliesburg.  The only visitors are tourists moving through to the various B’nB’s that lie in prettier parts in the mountain and truck drivers going towards Botswana. And then there […]

Top Five Regrets of the Dying

If today was your last day on earth, what would be your biggest regret? Bronnie Ware is an Australian nurse who spent several years working in palliative care, caring for patients in the last 12 weeks of their lives. She recorded their dying epiphanies in a blog called Inspiration and Chai, which gathered so much […]

The Fisher King

The story begins when the King is a boy. He has to spend the night In the forest to prove his courage so that he may become king. And while he is spending the night alone, he is visited by a sacred vision. Out of the fire appears the Holy Grail; a symbol of God’s […]

Speech by Brian Dyson, CEO Coca Cola

Imagine life. as a game in which you are juggling some five balls in the air. You name them — work, family, health, friends and spirit … and you’re keeping all of these in the air. You will soon understand that work is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back. But […]

The Gospel of Doubt

I came across Casey Gerald, a young African American man, through a video of his speech delivered to an august audience in academics and like-minded people in February 2016. He spoke a lot of his “Gospel of Doubt” which had arisen from various episodes in his life, bringing him to realize that he had done […]