Tag Archive: South African

Thomas talks about his wife – the mother of his 3 children

“My wife is a praying woman. She always prays for our kids protection. She was diagnosed with TB in 2012 and she recovered from it and tested negative. Now she’s got it again.… Continue reading

James

“My favourite thing to do over the weekend is to just be at home. To sit and relax and watch some TV. I also like to visit my brothers and sisters. Sometimes my… Continue reading

Sun rising over Durban

“Consider that this day will never dawn again.” – Dante

White Lion

“I am an African, not because I was born in Africa but because Africa is born in me.’ – Kwame Nkrumah  

Farm Attack

Life can be cheap in Africa, and this weekend my parents experienced it firsthand. 50/50, my dad said. It was 50/50 as to whether they would come out alive or would be found… Continue reading

The night she escaped death

After midnight, everything was still. Even the crickets had packed up their instruments and called it a night. The only thing that could be heard was the occasional gush of the great Zambezi… Continue reading

This Household will not make the News Headlines.

At a glance, you may be thinking ‘just another poverty-stricken family in Africa – quick, pull out the wallet and donate some dollars!’ On a closer look, this little household is thriving. It’s… Continue reading

The partially pleasant Pondokkie Tour: Die Vrystaat en n’ bietjie Gauteng