church. godchild. friendship. coffee. pudding. quality time. love. Yes, I went to church this morning. And I had coffee and good conversation there. We laughed a little. The message was good. And then? Sunshine. That's what she is. Always excited to see me. Always loving. Always giving. Always lovely. A child she is. I hope … Continue reading 20211205: Sunday and her
I was born on a Sunday. My birthday this year is today, a Sunday. It was tea time when I was born. I should ask my Mother more about the actual day ... what happened, how it happened, details ... I think she'll remember. My Dad too. I am grateful for parents who are in … Continue reading 45: The Day
I love sending voice notes on Whatsapp!!!Or voice memos as one of my friends called it today. It has become so much more liked in my life during this pandemic and lockdown. It gives me the opportunity to express myself through my voice so that there's no misunderstanding and no need to read between lines. … Continue reading 45/2021/42: Voice notes
I had to drop of a thing or two at my brother's place today. My 4 year old niece tells me that she wanted to send me a message on Dadda's phone, but Dadda said that the phone said that I am coming. I asked her what she wanted to tell me ... she said … Continue reading 45/2021/28: Childrens
The better part of this day was spent with my brothers' children. Watching them play, paint, jump on a trampoline endlessly ... they don't get tired. It was adorable. It was beautiful. Magical. Wonderful. Wonder-ful. Love. Family. I wondered what it would be like if I had had a child or children. Where they would … Continue reading 45/2021/24: The Kids
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.
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
Yesterday morning. I love the sea. I love the clouds more.
Over the past few weeks I have been starting very slowly to sort my books and papers. I have also found that my Dad has kept ALL my music - choir, vocal, piano, clarinet. I am grateful for this. Going through each box and pile reminds of the things I have played and events, concerts, … Continue reading Forgotten. Remembered.
What was your expectation when I told you I love you? You said you love me too, but ... not the same and there's someone else you chose. My life had to go on. My life has to go on. Was I supposed to wait for it to change? What was I supposed to hope … Continue reading This one is about you … maybe.