Tag Archive: Africa

Musings At Christmastime

2016 began with a riot of fun. For the first time in many years, the effort that went into setting up our home for Christmas saw fruition with family and friends joining us… Continue reading

Developing The Eye – One – Pop Of Colour

Possibly the easiest topic for anyone with a camera or paint brush to showcase. And yet its possibly difficult to keep to the lesson and focus on one colour! The urge to submit… Continue reading

Developing The Eye – One – Big

Mount Kilimanjaro is big. But the presence of the cheetahs in this picture seems to me, to be bigger still! #developingyoureye  

Solitude – The Words

William Henry Davies wrote a poem titled “Leisure”. What is this life if, full of care, We have no time to stand and stare. No time to stand beneath the boughs And stare… Continue reading

Developing The Eye – One – Water

The theme for day 3 of the Developing the eye – one course is Water. This wave just speaks to me! #developingyoureye

Crafting In Compassion

There ARE people in this world who care about wildlife, about the environment. People who, never having visited Africa or Asia, still feel the need to contribute towards the protection of the wildlife… Continue reading

Namibia, A Road Trip – 4 – Driving the Skeleton Coast to Swakopmund

Reluctantly leaving the beauty of Damaraland behind us, we drove down the coast on the C34 – through the Skeleton Coast Park and the Dorob National Park – towards our sleep-over town – Swakopmund, en… Continue reading

Namibia, A Road Trip – 3 – Damaraland

We spent half a day driving from Etosha to Damaraland. We had begun the next leg of our road-trip-photography-safari with  David Rogers. It was a warm and dusty drive. We derived amusement from… Continue reading

Namibia, A Road Trip – 1 – Windhoek

“Namib” is of Nama origin meaning “open place”. Indeed, it is a vast, open place considering that the desert extends along the east coasts of Angola, Namibia and South Africa – a distance of about 2,000… Continue reading

Kibera Story 01 – Of Shame & Possible Redemption

We downsized our home recently. And we needed to reduce “stuff”. While we had a garage sale, gifted away bed linen and donated clothes, I had not done anything towards reducing my books,… Continue reading

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