Barrie Eksteen – Page 2 – EKSTEEN BLABBER

Winning is Easy!

How often do you hear other people or yourself say, “I never win anything!” Well, I can quite categorically state – as one of our former politicians was wont to say – that I have never uttered those words. And the reason? I am a winner.…

Don’t quote me on this

I still clearly remember Madiba’s advice to me at the function I attended with him, Thabo and a few other luminaries a while ago: “If you want to impress people, you have to avoid name dropping and using clichés like the plague.” Who, me?…

Living By The Rules

Some clever person once said “Rules are there to be broken.” Of course I love this maxim. In fact, I could live my life by it if only society would allow me full freedom. There is one big problem with it though. I am trying very hard to…

All at sea

I find myself stranded on a yacht in the middle of the ocean. Well, to tell you the truth, it is not ACTUALLY a yacht, but that is what we have come to call this monster over the past few years. Let me paint the picture. To get here I flew…