19May

Chatty GRWM: We are Not Talking, We are Dating

My Instagram followers unanimously decided that it was time to upload to my IGTV. In two polls, I allowed them to choose the topic of discussion as well as the platform of distribution. Suffice to say, they wanted an extension of my most recent blog about relationships, “We’re In A Global Pandemic, Your Relationship Must Adapt” and an IGTV upload. Instead of attempting a staunch sit-down approach, I was in
14May

We’re In A Global Pandemic, Your Relationship Must Adapt

The excuse of “babe, you know I suck at texting,” is no longer applicable under the rule of Miss Rona, better known as COVID-19. Gone are the days of, “I don’t like phone/video calls,” or “I’m much better in real life,” excuses. We’re in a global pandemic sweetie, your communication skills and relationship must adapt. Personally, I’ve maintained a sterner rule around dating, or getting to know someone if we’re
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11May

Askies, There is Something Rotten With Radio

On Saturday, May 9, 2020 Moonchild Sanelly called out South African radio stations for their refusal to playlist/play her track, "Askies." The song features a body positive Moonchild expressing her comfort with her body over the JazziDisciples & Mr JazziQ single.
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03May

The Review (S1E4), Boity, “Bakae” Music Video Reaction

Episode 4 of The Review is ready for your viewing pleasure. This time around, we’re looking at Boity, the presenter/actress turned rapper. Her rise to stardom in South Africa’s hip-hop music scene has been quick from the outside looking in. Nevertheless, she’s got a few songs out and her talent can’t be denied. When it comes to her visuals, perhaps there is a little more to interrogate before arguing her
03May

SAFTAs, The Fish Rotting From The Head

Perhaps I’ve disguised a rant as a blog, but I’m Misa Narrates and this is my digital space. On April 29, 2020 the South African Film & Television Awards (SAFTAs) were scheduled to be broadcasted live via YouTube. Unfortunately, this never took place, but instead, the winners were announced via Twitter. To say that this was a monumental fail would be an understatement. Especially given that the show was meant
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14Apr

The Review, Ari Lennox, “Bussit” Reaction

The third episode of The Review is here, and I couldn’t be more happy than to share this work with everyone. The comment section of my YouTube has never been so much fun to interact with. For now, if you haven’t subscribed, do the right thing eventually, because I know you’re watching. For now, enjoy my review of Ari Lennox’s “Bussit” music video! Also, for individuals looking to submit their
08Apr

Shala The Unicorn Explains Elaine’s “You’re The One”

South Africa's current golden girl had the country, and a few other parts of the world, waiting patiently for her first music video. Elaine's star power has been felt far and wide, with people from all over rooting for her success.
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18Mar

Tour With Misa | Setšong Tea & Miss Mapungubwe

The good people of Limpopo Tourism and Brand South Africa invited me on a social tour of the province of Limpopo. This instalment of Tour With Misa wouldn’t have been possible without them!
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13Mar

My Mom Sponsored My Spa Day

In the last episode of Tour With Misa, you watched me rehydrate my skin with the Sorbet hyaluronic acid sheet mask after a day of zip lining in Limpopo. However, nothing beats going into a spa for an equally hydrating and experience. One bright week day morning, my dad and I drove to Lynwood, Pretoria for a little pampering. The comment section on YouTube and Instagram already enjoy my father’s
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26Feb

‘Being Her’, A Short Film About Love

A beloved treat for Valentine's Day was that a film I had worked on scripting in 2017 finally debuted! Being Her stars Lebo Gaetsaloe and is directed by Sisanda Mgedezi.