Reality

Schools are out! The beaches of Humewood and Summerstrand are flooded with partying and braaiende people celebrating their holidays. This will continue to the coming month. Holiday allowance has been …

Habitat

Independent living, host family and shared living spaces is my life as a volunteer since I am traveling. In Humewood, PE it’s no different. The apartment is large and I’m …

Naag

Waldorf and Statler friendships, people who come and people who go. People who disappear and people who always stay. Inga has purchased a mobile after 3 weeks. She has forgotten …

Gooseberry season

Gooseberry season. This post is about between two jobs in 4 weeks. So gooseberry season. I chose this title because I don’t expect much news. It is a bit like …

Relief

I have enjoyed a long Easter weekend in Netherlands. Flying above Netherlands, I saw bright colors of the flower beds, the green of the trees and the blue of the …

Extremes

That afternoon I made a coffin for a prematurely born baby. The baby was born lifeless at Camp Eleonas. There was sorrow and my heart was heavy, but I also …

Athens

Radiant words, words of light, with rhythm and music, that is what poetry is might. A quote from a French poet named Théophile Gautier. Why am I quoting this?(I had …

17 Kilo

All my bags are packed I am ready to go. I am actually going. Boldly go where many has gone before. Not knowing where I’ll be or who I’ll meet. …

London

Let me take you by the hand and lead you through the streets of London! A city trip with my daughter. Always something special to do something together with my …