Category Archives: Africa

Wordle as an Equestrian Mishap


              Horse sleepy: cinch to sign up fine; Junk that child rider cannot bud? Chimes true . . . but strikes trunk of trees in line, Girth parts; on snow shows blood! © November … Continue reading

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Pictures: Garden of the Year Competition run by Durban and Coast Horticultural Society.


A perk of being on the judging teams for the captioned competition is to see so many stunning gardens. There was stiff competition for the honours and winners in the various individual categories were of a high standard. I’ll show … Continue reading

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AGENDA for trilingual six-word short story.


  De agenda van katten: wereld verovering. Agenda van katte is wêreld verowering Cats’ agenda: to conquer the world. (Doldriest zeswoordverhaal uitdaging — a challenge to use a key word to write a six-word short story, found on her Dutch … Continue reading

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JUST FOR EMUS MEANT


An emu’s sing thing —  🙂 Do emus sing? No, for a lark They grunt and bark!* And that would bring Lark to take wing! Where take it to? Maybe a zoo, For zoo can do With new wing or … Continue reading

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Book Launch but Forgot Memory Stick!


  I fly to pitch light novel Sing praises . . . stranded, grovel — Stick promising slides for machine  Yearn for; miss; at home left been! Wasted journey for talk is seen.   I have taken poetic licence, here. … Continue reading

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Towards Of Fish All Launch Through Wet


(From Yesterday Evening) To say it is raining Is putting it mildly, In fact, it is draining From sky really wildly … The water’s so dense There’s no room for sky there, Through the window, I sense A fish swimming … Continue reading

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Out to Launch – all of November!


I have been working hard to put this together.  I wrote the first book mentioned a while ago (but it has not officially been launched yet), and have had a hand in editing, formatting and publishing all the others. The … Continue reading

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