Tag Archives: #Nelson Mandela

Die Ironie van Alles – The Irony of it All!

On 20 June 2018, Perdebytjie published this post – Die Ironie van Alles. It’s in Afrikaans so I asked if I may translate her words, to share with all the English-speaking folk who visit my blog. It’s not your normal upbeat … Continue reading

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Inspiration!

This week Krista’s topic of choice is inspiration. After reading her post I was left dithering. She takes a look at the new Canadian Museum of Human Rights so, as a South African, the first person to crossed my mind … Continue reading

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Ailsa’s WTT – FREEDOM!!

Below is the comment I left over at Ailsa’s blog after reading her challenge this week… Believe it or not… every time I see a young lady walking along an Irish country lane or the canal it spells freedom to … Continue reading

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The Flawed Legacy of a Giant?

It’s taken me quite some time to gather my thoughts… to find the words to express my opinion. Why? Well, because I want to challenge perception. I want to shift your ideas of realism, I want to ask you to … Continue reading

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Symbol

This week Ailsa challenges us to use the idea of symbols as the basis for a post. Her inspiration came from listening to all the tributes pouring in from all around the world for Nelson Mandela, the first president of … Continue reading

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