Tag Archives: longing

Sad Saturday Seaside Six-Word Story

Something’s amiss – small dead fish everywhere… OK so… here’s a special tune too… today is Piet Botha’s birthday – so, that’s how we roll here… celebrating the life of a SA legend!

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Saturday’s Six Word Story

Tall masts – big dreams… bigger expectation!

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Tuesday’s Travel Tip

Grab your bags… we’re going on a holiday. The only problem… where do we go? No… that’s not the only problem. Maybe we need to consider more sturdy luggage, won’t you say? PS – Yes… I know the focus is … Continue reading

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Ever Wondered?

How often have you looked deceit in the eye and known you were virtually powerless to open your mouth? You could say something or raise an eyebrow but that would mean you’ve challenged the establishment once too often. Termination of … Continue reading

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Multiple Confusion… Dominant or Not?

There I was… about to make the breakthrough discovery of the century. I woke in the middle of the night… as mature males with diabetes 2 tend to do. But this time it wasn’t nature’s call that got me bolt … Continue reading

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Distance – Ailsa’s WTT…

The word distance. It could imply separation… or promise. It could evoke memories of stir yearning. It could… and can create a whole set of problems associated with the separation of two places. How far to go? It matters not … Continue reading

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Unbalance? No – Special Days!

In keeping with the theme started yesterday… and my seeming lack of something of worth to post… today you’re also only getting one photo. I’m not being obnoxiously stubborn with this approach… I’m merely being survivalist! As usual, I actually have much to say but … Continue reading

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South Africa’s New National Sport?

I ask myself if I’m allowed to even dare suggest that crime and violence is sport. But on the other hand, if I don’t ask the question, will I not also be culpable or complicit in the carnage? Yes, that … Continue reading

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