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Inside/Out with Brenda Burrell, co-founder of
June 24, 2010

Describe yourself in five words?
Kind, helpful, prickly, optimistic and energetic.

What's the best piece of advice you've ever received?
Be yourself everyone else is taken.

What's the most ridiculous thing you've ever done?
Swimming naked in a pond at a tourist spot.

What is your most treasured possession?
My family.

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Being ignored.

Do you have any strange hobbies?
I jump into things so whole heartedly that nothing remains a hobby.

What do you dislike most about your appearance?
My nose, I would love to have a refined nose not a boxer's nose.

What is your greatest extravagance?
Shopping, I love shopping for anything and everything.

What have you got in your fridge?
It's packed full of half jars of unimaginable things and pet food.

What is your greatest fear?
Heights and large audiences.

What have you got in your pockets right now?
Tissues and a bank authentification device.

What is your favourite journey?
Into wide open spaces and body surfing a wave into the shore.

Who are your heroes in real life?
My mother and siblings.

When and where were you happiest?
Here now in Zimbabwe.

What's your biggest vice?

What were you like at school?
Very applied.

What are you doing next?
Heading to yoga.

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