Last year I was on my community service year in the field of physiotherapy. I missed seeing familiar faces and the smell of home. It is in these moments that I thought about my mother. Shes the one who gave me strength when I wanted to give up and the one who cried when I … Continue reading For Mother 2.0
You get hot and then you get Willowmore. Where the heat is MORE and the kudu and snakes are in great supply. What possessed me to go on A 6km walk with one of the locals in the heat is beyond me. It’s autumn in the Southern Hemisphere but somehow even at 17H00 in my … Continue reading Hot, hotter, hottest, Willow-More Heat!
When I embarked on my Community Service year, I was prepared for all the challenges it promised: Load shedding, mosquito pandemic, temperature exceeding 40 degrees Celsius etc (or at least I thought i was prepared) but what I wasn’t prepared for was the blessing of having water, but having water that was not suitable for … Continue reading The Joys of Community Service