Category Archives: this is home in Africa

Little Miss Sunshine

This picture sent a warmth of feeling rushing through me, as soon as I found it in the photo album. This was the one! It wasn’t difficult to find myself rambling on, as it is life changing. In truth I … Continue reading

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In the ‘line out’ the ball can go either way.

  We all have choices in life, this way or that.  There are no rules, not like the game of rugby, where even the referee has a say in direction. Yes, in rubgy sometimes the choice is made for you by a … Continue reading

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from pets to predators – africa 3

<img When Fluffy came to stay and chatting up a Gecko. That is ….. so unfair, as bulldogs have been in our family for jonks – much longer than cats. Friends knew this, visitors were often annoyed by the fact, … Continue reading

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from pets to predators – africa 2

from pets to predators ….and other animals I met during my many happy years spent living in South Africa. Yeah, the South Coast can be a creepy crawly wonderland, if you keep your eyes open. We weren’t always holed up … Continue reading

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from pets to predators- africa

from pets to predators ….and other animals I met during my many happy years spent living in South Africa. A friend said to me the other day, “During our younger years in South Africa we had peaches and cream every … Continue reading

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Africa – an unfinished symphony

Africa – An unfinished symphony Home is where your own special things surround you. Home is here. Home is now. With your books, your ornaments and those family members you find it hard to live without. If you moved away, … Continue reading

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melancholy

In a short while, it creeps into your mind and heart and stays, then it flows in your blood infecting every cell and inch of your being, forever. Like a drug you need to revisit, again and again, and yet, … Continue reading

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my african freedom

……..were the hills of Karkloof, with a belt of white mist hovering above the darker green trees……… Continue reading

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