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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Legendary Stories and A Sublime Safari

Legendary stories all have their roots somewhere. I have never really given their origins too much thought and being an

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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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Is Your Posture Preparing You For a New Journey?

One of my favorite pleasures in my new life in Marloth Park is riding my bike along the dusty banks

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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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Deeply Rooted

I love trees.  Big trees, small tress, fruit trees and even thorn trees – dead or alive, I bear no

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The Corrupt Stewards of the Food Chain

On the 15/6/16 I scribbled a writing prompt in my journal.  It read: “Humans are the corrupt government of the

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Do You Believe in Magic?

Yesterday was my husband’s birthday and if I didn’t know better, I would think that nature pulled out all the stops

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