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One woman’s day!

Four years after the birth of my son, I was heavily pregnant with my second child.  My colleagues took me to a farewell lunch and I was asked if I knew the gender of the child and if I had … Continue reading

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Toi-toiende beskermengele

Daar was hierdie week twee prentjies op “face boek” wat my gees laat wandel het. Een was van ‘n voeding-stellasie vir kalwertjies en die ander van ‘n Aga-stoof  en varsgebakte plaasbrode (Fotokrediet – Die Goeie Ou Dae – https://web.facebook.com/Die-Goeie-Ou-Dae-411664659032082/) My … Continue reading

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Praying our goodbyes!

Many years ago during a period of great transition, I was introduced to the concept of “praying our goodbyes”. Now, as my love and I are poised to embark on new (and as yet unknown) adventures, I find this phrase … Continue reading

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To write again!

We have been on leave for the last three weeks. Tomorrow we head back. To real life. To the hospitality industry that challenges me in so many ways. Time is up and I have not written at all. Not one … Continue reading

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Lat jy gan, Vrou!

Facebook sent me a memory recently : a loving message from a friend who has since passed away from cancer. Wim loved to refer to “impulses” when referring to writing and Life! So his message from Beyond became my impulse … Continue reading

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Mandoza Moment

I was sad when I heard about kwaito star, Mandoza’s death this week.  My thoughts have drifted back constantly for the last few days to the day I met him. The Muse has hauled me out of bed to try … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes

A couple of weeks ago I went to Cape Town with my daughter to the Artscape Theatre. Backstage nogal. She has been working at a High School for the last couple of years teaching drama and producing plays for competitions. … Continue reading

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