Book review: “Are we there yet?”

He started the book with a joke – a good, pertinent one, but a joke nonetheless. Eish. Reservations about the hook aside, Are we there yet? had me delighted, amused, disgusted, captivated and troubled. I expected nothing less of a South African travel memoir. From the back cover: β€œLife in 1980s South African suburbia was … Continue reading Book review: “Are we there yet?”

21 blessings for 2020

One of my favourite birthday cards last year was plain black, with the following quote printed in white: "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the number of moments that take our breath away." It went perfectly with the message inside, where our friends wrote twenty-one things they wished … Continue reading 21 blessings for 2020