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Guest author: Roberta Eaton ~ Beliefs and myths of southern Africa II: The Xhosa

Roberta Eaton, aka Robbie Cheadle, shares the third of her posts on the beliefs and myths of her home. Other posts in the series can be found by cicking here: Part One, Part Two Beliefs and myths of southern Africa … Continue reading

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Guest author: Roberta Eaton ~ Beliefs and myths of southern Africa II – The Khoikhoi (Hottentots)

Roberta Eaton, aka Robbie Cheadle, shares the second of her posts on the beliefs and myths of her home. The first post in the series can be found by clicking HERE. At the time when European settlement began, the Khoikhoi … Continue reading

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A link in the chain

“… and one of these days you will know a world in which I no longer exist.” “I don’t know that I can imagine that.” “Possibly not. I have always been part of your world. Before you were born, you … Continue reading

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Our hidden secret ~ Sisyphus #writephoto

The small stream is known to local children, and to the occasional wanderers. For us, I know, it has meaning, one of the places where our spirits shall meet, and remember the past. We once ran over those rocks, splashing … Continue reading

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The human cost #Remembrance

On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, one hundred years ago, the Armistice came into effect and the guns fell silent after four years of horror. The Great War, the ‘war to end all wars’, … Continue reading

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Calm ~ Chris Jensen #writephoto

Throughout a delusional blind… A windy storm of icy confusion, clouds the inner mind… Continue reading at Deleted Angel

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The Last of its Kind~ Michael #writephoto

When the last of his kind died, he was left where he fell. At the time there wasn’t much thought given to his and his kinds demise. Good riddance some said. Others thought it a shame he and his kind … Continue reading

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She Rides a Pale Horse ~ James Pyles #writephoto

First in this week… Ed slowed his stock horse as he approached the bleached cow’s skull. “Easy there, Chester. Let’s have a look.” The aging rancher stiffly swung a leg over his mount, planted it on the grassy field, and … Continue reading

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Distance ~ Paula Light #writephoto

Everything That ever was Is still here In one form Or another; Continue reading at Light Motifs II

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Faraway, so close ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

Now so calm, so peaceful. Even beautiful. Pink sky and blue clouds reflected in the deep blue water. But she could no longer see beauty in the world. Not here, looking out where the Makassar Strait met the Celebes Sea. … Continue reading

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