Power to the People

Cry the beloved country for the mess that we are in regarding the (lack of) power supply.

The megatwats have let us down once again! And we cannot condone their inefficiencies!

But let’s not be tripped up by the problem. Let’s be innovative and see how we can beat the crisis.

Let us shine … Let us shine … Let us shine!

Please comment and leave your ideas on how to beat the energy crisis. Never mind how big or small the idea, let’s see what you can come up with …


Lights Out!

8 years 4 months I’ll …
Physical: Advantage CBD / Mental: Deuce
(c) 2014 Edward C Lunnon


This is the fourth day since Pera left for Auckland and the – I’ve lost track – sixth (?) day of load shedding!

This weekend, we have been without electricity, fixed line telephones, internet and petrol.

As I started writing this, at 18h00, the lights have just gone off again!

I watched a press interview of the top people at ESKOM this afternoon.

Pleased to note that the CEO says “We do not have a crisis”!

My cramps also appear to have switched off – hopefully the quinine has kicked in – but now I can’t kick out! I have gout!

So much for my good intentions of writing tonight – I’ll try tomorrow when there is light!