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Reflections on Peace During Trouble

Last winter, I was walking along Tamaki Drive in Auckland’s Eastern suburbs. I left out on a quest: to follow the sunset from St Heliers to Mission Bay. 571 more words

Personal Growth

The Auckland years: St Heliers, Otahuhu and Whangaparaoa. 1988-1990

In March, 1988 our first grandchild, James Alexander Butt was born. I got a phone call at work and was so excited that I rushed round the corner to a travel agent to book flights to Wellington and with some weird throwback signed the cheque ‘Marget I McKenzie’. 2,211 more words