Jy weet ... wanneer mens 'n besluit moet maak en jy weet wat die regte besluit is maar jy wil nie daai besluit maak nie, want ... Wel, verskeie redes. Op die oomblik voel dit of ek gaan verloor aan een kant en wen aan die ander kant. Dit was altyd vir my moeilik om … Continue reading Besluite.
Today is the birthday of a friend.No names. No trimmings. No drama.He's been around the block with me a few times. Feels like forever. Ups, downs all arounds. We take walks together and drink wine together and talk together and discuss things together. Rolled our eyes for each other, talked in hashtags for a bit, … Continue reading 45/2021/12: AA, the Gem.
I thought of many things. And I thought of no things. It's a loveliness. The picture showed me a space where I would thinks of nothing and only look at the beauty of Autumn. Smell it. Feel it. Take it in. Deep breaths. Autumn reminds me that it's time to wind down, lose things, shake … Continue reading 45/2021/11: No thoughts
I can watch a fire for hours.A controlled fire in a fire place or a braai fire or a bonfire for heat.The flames kinda mesmerise me. The shapes, the direction ... and there's my Mom who likes to put egg cartons on the fire to make it burn ... I like it too because it … Continue reading 45/2021/10: Fire. Art. Burn.
toe ek deur die tuin loop by Vergelegen besef ek daar is min dinge wat my daaraan laat dink hoe klein en jonk ek is soos 'n klompie ou, groot, majestieuse bome wat bo-oor my troon, afkyk na my en my laat asem haal ... wat geskiedenis gesien het van mense wat onthou is en … Continue reading gister. bome. asem.
Blessed. Grateful. Mesmerised.Roses. Trees. Life.Sunshine. Rain. Clouds.Love. Age. Friendship.Coffee. Walks. Conversation.Fragrance. Beauty. Breathe.Leaves. Branches. Roots. A beautiful morning at Vergelegen ... a walking coffee through the garden.Peeking through a hedge ... Silver leaves shining in the sunlightParentals. The love is evident. The little things.Driving into ... Ah ... trees ... such character ... age ... … Continue reading 45/2021/9: A walk at Vergelegen
Wat doen jy?Hoekom sê jy dit?Kan jy onthou wat jy gesê het?Nou sê jy dit nie meer nie.Jy maak my kop deurmekaar en jy laar my hart vinniger klop.Jy en jou jy-wees wese.Wat gaan ek met jou doen?Wat gaan ek sonder jou doen?Wat wil ek sonder jou doen?Wil ek enige iets sonder jou doen?Ek wil … Continue reading Jy
Soup. That was the first thought on my mind when I woke up this morning. My eyes were still closed. The rain was falling hard. I love the sound of rain on the roof. I love the sound of rain. I love the smell of rain. Winter. Warmth. Hmmm ... I didn't even know what … Continue reading 45/2021/8: A Soup Day
I think I stopped thinking about the pandemic and especially about the lockdown at some point in time. It has 'normalised'. When I see people without masks it feels abnormal / wrong apart from the fact that it is ... LockdownImage by J Garget from Pixabay So today when I saw on someone's post that … Continue reading 45/2021/7: Lockdown Day 419 ZA
Stellenbosch sky, 7:24am, 18 May 2021Photo by karisMatiek This morning was a beauty! Got up early to go for a walk with a buddy. My phone couldn't and wouldn't have done justice to the sky at 6:45am. Darkness with a lick of fire in the corner where the mountains meet. I could only look up … Continue reading 45/2021/6: Immaculate art