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Ta-Dah!! I made a KNIFE !

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

Steps For Peace

Building the country by hand


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


Men: let's change the game


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


39 with a bullet


First published in the Windhoek Observer, on Friday May 11, 2018

Last Friday, 4th May, I was part of a team that staged a drama performance,  656 more words


As the Warehouse goes


First published in Kalahari Review, on March 20th, 2018

I felt very grown up the first time I set foot in The Warehouse… 813 more words


Books We Love: The Art and Craft of Tea

Let Joseph Wesley Uhl be your guide to the entire world of tea; from peeks into tea production around the world to brewing your own blends at home. 16 more words


The Royal School of Needlework Book of Embroidery

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