My brother Eric is a master craftsman. Many years of experience has honed his skills in crafting beautiful knives. We have been gifted several over the years. 1,200 more words
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People are laying a new water pipeline near my home. I’ve been watching them.
They’ve been manually digging trenches for this pipeline. The trench appears to be about one and a half meters deep, maybe 40 to 60 centimetres wide. 869 more words
First published in the Windhoek Observer, Friday April 13th, 2018
‘I AM sorry, my son,’ were, according to local media reports, the last words of 66-year-old Maria Akwiillinus, before she died of wounds allegedly inflicted on her by her 38-year-old son, after she had reprimanded him for abusing his girlfriend. 658 more words
Pub: Search Press Ltd
New from the world-renowned Royal School of Needlework, this beautiful book is a rich source of embroidery techniques, stitches and projects, covering eight key subjects in detail: crewelwork, bead embroidery, stumpwork, canvaswork, goldwork, whitework, blackwork and silk shading. 208 more words