Weekly Brew #12: Never Go Full Spinal

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Quote I’m Contemplating

“The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.”
— Socrates

Lions Cobweb

Lions Head // Signal Hill, Cape Town

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It’s crazy to see the damage that was done. Earlier this year, Lions Head went up in flames. It was a sight to behold, seeing this iconic mountain being burnt to crisp from afar.

I remember getting home from varsity and rushing out to try and get some snaps of the occasion. As many did. But, something happened. I actually found myself feeling like a tit. I remember thinking, “this is all for content…what about the fucking fire fighters and people braving that shit!? Here I am, just doing this because it looks cool.”

Anyway, I managed to get some shitty photos (I blame it on the new camera). The one above, however, was from a recent sunset mission between Lions Head and Signal Hill. I just love how the cobwebs are being lit by the descending sun.

I have another Instagram account (I know, who the fuck has three instagram accounts?) purely for my photography. Check it out — @RAWbokeh


Never Go Full Spinal

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This week, I went full spinal.

I recently commented on Brent Fikowski’s instagram post (Brent is this crazy good CrossFit athlete) and tagged my boy CJ Ward (also a crazy good CrossFit athlete and coach at Motley Crew CrossFit where I train).

It’s kind of an inside joke, but I found it rather funny.

What is cool, is seeing people with 400k followers interacting with mortals like me. Love it.


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