After an ignominious defeat in the SA Blog Awards, The other side of the mountain has managed to take 1st place in the NEWS24.com Great South African Blog-Off competition (Eat my dust, 2Oceansvibe – you’ll have to win the other one another 248 times to catch up now). Huzzah! Drinks are on me*.
One thing troubles me, though. It’s a cash prize, but according to the competition rules, “prizes may not be converted into cash”, which seems to be something of a Zen-like conundrum to me.
* Although you’ll have to attend the opening night of Wuthering Heights at the Masque to take advantage of my generosity. I’ll be lurking somewhere near the bar in the foyer after the performance.