• Dead Cows for Piranhas

    A brutal and in-depth look into the ugly world of the South African and transnational drug trade. Dead Cows for Piranhas

  • 4 reasons you should read Leaving Time, the new novel by Jodi Picoult

    The international best-selling author, who is currently in South Africa as part of her book tour promotion, has just released her 24th novel, Leaving Time. Here’s why you should pick it up. 4 reasons you should read Leaving Time, the new novel by Jodi Picoult

  • Intersex is not a dirty word!

    “Human nature truly sucks sometimes. When we encounter something out of our range of what is expected, we poke at it and stare at it and generally react badly.” Intersex is not a dirty word!

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Book Club

5 Things I’d like to see more (or less) of in books this year

These are the trends that really should and shouldn’t be happening. ...read more


Your 2015 horoscope guide

Want to know what's on the cards for you in 2015? Look to the stars and find out. ...read more

Book Club

Do you have a favourite word?

What would stories be if they had no words to form them? ...read more

Book Club

Top 12 reads of 2014

The best books we’ve read this year. ...read more


Hilarious horrorscopes: why Sagittarians are the absolute worst

You could easily replace every Sag in a crowded room with a cardboard cut-out replica of themselves, and nobody would notice. In fact, it might even liven up the conversation. ...read more


10 books to read this December

From Mandy Wiener and Barry Bateman’s account of the Oscar Pistorius trial, to the hottest new release from Marian Keyes, Anne Rice and Lena Dunham, our book club selection offers the best in both fiction and non-fiction. ...read more

Book Club

Books we wish we could read again for the first time

Which book do you wish you could dive into as if you’ve never read it before? We asked, you answered. ...read more

Your astro guide

Searching for answers? Let our astrologers guide you...
Petra du Preez

Petra has been a practicing astrologer for over fifteen years... -Read more...

Hilarious horrorscopes

Taurus? Cancer? Libra? Here's a funny, but insightful guide to your star sign. -Read more...

PICS: We like big book (chains) and we cannot lie!

Plenty of fun was had when people from all over Cape Town gathered to witness and partake in a record breaking attempt.
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A story about a woman who chooses to abuse men instead of lying down and remaining downtrodden and beaten.  Read more

Love And Sex

Going steady in the world of dating apps

2014-11-20 13:25

Dating has got a lot more complex than just swiping left or right. Here are five of the most ridiculous apps you might come across while seeking Mr-Will-Do-For-Now.


Real SA wedding: Vanessa & Richard

2015-01-27 10:58

They met through mutual friends and started dating two years after getting to know one another as friends. Here’s how the special day unfolded.

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