MY resolution for the new year has changed. I've given up the idea of drilling for water even though my garden has become a plant graveyard. Instead I'm determined to become a judge - the judge president of the Western Cape, to be precise.
WHY is it that as gay people in the US, men and women, step confidently from the closet, those opposed to gay equality seek refuge in their own kind of closet? It's an intriguing question, asked this week by leading US legal commentator, Linda Greenhouse, as she reflected on current developments in her country.
ONE man's victory over municipal indolence and indifference has launched our dorp into a new year of real possibilities. Since 2004 he had been asking for official action against his neighbour, a man who has broken every rule in the book - but no one would intervene.