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The first shave: A rite of passage

A young man’s first shave is a rite of passage, one of many moments that mark out the transition from boyhood to manhood.
I wanted to acknowledge and celebrate this moment in my sons life with something ceremonious and special, not just to honour him, but to also acknowledge and thank the men in his life that have each stepped up to be a trail blazer, mentor, friend and confidante….Men who have each been invaluable contributors to the development of Asa’s character and identity as a young man. 52 more words


That which comes out from the foresters

Foresters are son of strangers, but foresters filled with gladness and with joy are sons beloved of God because foresters filled with gladness and with joy contend for the peace of God and for the knowledge of God. 163 more words


Flying home

Wednesday 16th January

And so

It’s over

All good things

Come to an end

Flying home

With many memories

And a relaxed piece of mind… 71 more words



The days grow near to union

Yet my soul still cries out

to my babies

sand between their toes

bean toots and posso

thorns, berries… 36 more words

Rhino Camp

Daily Bible Verse

And he said, My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest. Exodus:33:14

He said he will never leave us nor forsake us!

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I wish that we could stay

Tuesday 15th January

A cloudy sort of day

The sky has been quite grey

As if ready to say

You’ll soon be on your way… 57 more words


Butterfly Guy

By A. R. Curry

Geraldine hooked a long, sparkling pair of sterling-silver earrings through her lobes and let them dangle. Weighty, but bearable. She glanced at herself sideways in the bathroom mirror, tilting her head from side-to-side so that they’d fall and rest with a brief chill against her neck. 1,094 more words

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