. . . or not

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Granny’s Depression Era hacks to look good, eat well and thrive in the 2020's economic misery.

Necessity was the mother of invention in the 1930’s home. Photo by Pablò on Unsplash

A journey of hope and love and the kindness of strangers.


Travel writing in the Covid-19 era may seem counter-intuitive, but it is important in maintaining a positive frame of mind and healthy optimism.

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Witnessing Covid-19 at the two ends of the South African spectrum

Soweto is home to more than one million people. Photo by Marc Steenbeke on Unsplash


As Henry David Thoreau said: “It’s not what you look at that is important, it’s what you see.”


It’s not as outlandish as it sounds.

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First, they bought the resort. Now they’re mining the water. Next they want a granite mine. A cautionary tale of greed, stealth and colossal stupidity.

Anastasia Tyler

A teacher, writer and traveller, but not necessarily in that order. Writing on life, both real and imagined.

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