The Road of Rejection

Originally posted on CareSA Foundation:
? Well I have finally arrived on the road of rejection.  And I am delighted ! I have always written things down. I have written tons of journals on my thoughts and aspirations.  Writing is my go-to-place for clarity and direction.  At first it was just little Scriptures and words…

My Mother Is Not This Blanket.

By Daisy Alpert Florin The blanket, still in pieces, sits in a bag in my attic. I take it down sometimes, run my fingers over the soft white cotton, yellow now with age. If I let my eyes blur, I can almost see my mother crocheting in front of the T.V., a cigarette and glass […]

Stone City: Life In The Penitentiary

Originally posted on Inmate Blogger:
“Stone City: Life In The Penitentiary” jolts us from page one into a life and world filled with dire consequences. Steven Jenning’s painfully raw initiation into a violent upbringing at age six leads him down a path of alcoholism, hatred, raging anger, and self-destruction. Imprisoned at age 20 with a…

Random Rural Routes

Originally posted on AwethentiQ Travel:
It was back in the 1960’s and we wore safari suits & sandals. Randomly, we siblings would be summoned to bath, comb the cropped Nr 4 haistyles and get into the car. A big car with tiny fins at the rear and a star on the hood. Lots of space…

On Eternamenta Awards

by Wag ‘n Bietjie. Thank you Maria for inviting me to participate in the Eternamenta blog awards. The following excerpt from my sticky on reblogs best explains why I started the Wag ‘n Bietjie blog… “Broadly speaking I have great admiration for true bloggers with a talent for writing posts that engage the interest of […]