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Necropsy: A Fight to The Finish

High stress and large degree of physiology impairment linked to mortality
All photos taken by author unless otherwise stated.

Life is unpredictable. You can schedule an entire day, week or month but plans can change in an instant. 1,209 more words


Solace in the Sandcastles

I walked along the one-way street towards the beckoning ocean and admired the wide spectrum of pastel colors which accentuated the twists of the road. The clear skies and crisp winter air grasped me in its arms and I smiled as I heard the unfamiliar Afrikaans being spoken. 425 more words


The Point

It’s the way the waves weave through the rocks in a steady rhythm.

It’s how the surfers float in the glistening calm. And then again when they catch a wave and glide as part of it.

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Jakkalsvlei Wine Estate (Mossel Bay)

Jakkalsvlei is a wine farm just outside a little town called Herbetsdale, about 45km from Mossel Bay. They opened their doors to the public not very long ago, but has surely made an impression among all. 372 more words

Western Cape

Into the Wilderness

I loved my time in Mossel Bay, but after the locals realised I wasn’t family, it was time for me to leave. The name of one town along South Africa’s Garden Route really stood out to me, so I jumped in the Jimmy Savile Mobile and drove at a reasonable speed towards the tiny village of elegantly-titled Wilderness. 402 more words


Check out my Mossels

With no idea where to head next on my tour of South Africa, i decided to ask the campy owner of my hotel in Stellenbosch if he had any recommendations. 478 more words


How deep are our roots

Today’s one word prompt is Roots Here is my contribution.

Although I am deeply interested in History, I become a tad bored when some ordinary person brags about their blood line and prattles off a list of great things their ancestors have achieved. 498 more words