Today, on a friend’s Facebook profile, my friend Marina wrote a reply to my comment:
Anansi said “Anger gets shit done” but I guess spite is a great motivator too.
Yes it is.
The subject was those characters we often meet and have no compunction in telling us we’ll never make it. We can’t make it. Not worth the bother.
I’ve met people like this all my life.
Oh, mind you, I was pretty good at school – top marks in every subject but Maths.
But they told me I would not make it. Bad attitude, you see – reading strange books and not being “a good team player”. Continue reading