I made a couple of typos today – cringe! It happens to us all, or does it? Note to self: you’re a public speaking professional.
Author Archive for: Taku Mbudzi
About Taku Mbudzi
This author has yet to write their bio.
Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Taku Mbudzi contributed a whooping 105 entries.
On World Friendship Day, I met my best friends in a local café and filmed them reciting my poem about friendship. I was a bit nervous as it was my first time playing video director, but I had the best cast anyone could ever ask for. You can watch our video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eXDC_ii6GFY.
I can’t wait to record episodes about my favourite things – anything and everything that enhances my life as a writer. I’ll cover topics from stationery to software to tea and everything in between. Speaking of stationery, I will always love Artline pens. http://www.artline.com.au
I’ve started experimenting with my creative writing and it’s really surprising me. I’m curious to see how my stories will evolve this year. I also share a little poem about my name. Watch the animated name video on TAKU TV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KYuz9tZKq0.
Writing speeches has been my bread and butter for a while. Find out how I became a professional speaker and listen to a speech I gave to 2000 kids on Harmony Day. Polite warning: I get quite excited on stage and there are a couple of loud moments where I’m ululating and dancing – you may […]
Ah yes! Business writing and the power of persuasive words. I discuss the email that helped me meet my favourite musician Erykah Badu and the one-minute audition that landed me on national TV. Watch the original audition video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jkSK0AzbQuk.
Writing comedy is still new to me, but I’m loving it. Episode includes my stand-up comedy set during the 2015 WA State Finals of the RAW Comedy Competition. (Stand-up timestamp – 5:17)
I talk about how I became a technical writer and the joys of using document templates on mining projects.
2017’s two words: Go Deep. I have finally started a podcast dedicated to my love of writing.