25 November 2014 This morning, I joined my friend Glynnis on her delivery rounds. She and Max were delivering copies of the Pinelands Muse magazine all over the neighbourhood. The December/January edition is the final one of the year, and now they’re going to have a well-earned break until it’s time to publish the February … More Home sweet home…
If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably been wondering how Flat Kathy is doing, and whether she is alright, since saying goodbye to Paprika and Oregano on 19 August 2013. I wish I could’ve said that she’d managed to write it from the airplane, which is currently ferrying her to Western Australia to visit Gudrun … More A sign of life from Flat Kathy!
02 April 2013 This morning, we had arranged to meet Sister Tanya at the Namibia Craft Centre just off Independence Avenue. While waiting, we ambled around the shops, admiring the inspiring artistry and craftsmanship – there was leatherwork, needlework, jewellery, pottery, woodwork and basketry for sale, as well as paintings, carvings, sculptures, books, photographs, gemstones… … More Snacks at the Craft Centre, drinks at the SuperSpar and I meet some of Gilbert’s family!
I made a new friend today. Well, we almost didn’t become friends at all, because I struggled so badly to get my tongue around his name. But I hadn’t spoken with anyone for so many weeks, that I was desperate for company, so I persevered. He told me his name is Gilbert the Gnome. When … More My new friend: Gilbert the Gnome