The Beauty of a broken Clay Jar

This morning during worship, we sang a song that contained the words, “I am broken”. I suddenly thought: I am

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Distressing True Colours

In recent years, a craft/ DIY technique has attracted increased interest. They call it Distressing. Used very effectively on wood

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Lessons From a Butterfly – Part 1

My family and friends know I love butterflies. But few people know their significance in my life. After the death

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Racism and Prejudice Do Not Define The Rainbow Nation

In the prevailing tidal wave of ugly racism and prejudice around the world, hate is becoming acceptable. Destructive anger is

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A Safari Where The Wildest Species Were Homo Sapiens

A few months ago, I had the pleasure of spending the day on an open vehicle safari. I know there

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Difficulties of a Dung Beetle

On Monday morning I was hanging the washing out when I noticed a Dung Beetle going about his daily business. 

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Seeing the Rainbow in the Storm

I am an African.  Born of the South African soil, I am unequivocally, unashamedly, African.  I rejoice in this –

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Expectation – The Root of All Evil.

Six and a half months of living in the bush, and I have developed some solid expectation.  I expect to

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Everything Marriage Is (and is not).

Peter and I are celebrating 13 years of marriage today.  I woke up a t around 8 am to the

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Home Is Where The Heart Is

  We’ve all heard the saying: Home is where your heart is.  This week I rediscovered the truth in this

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