Monthly Archives: October 2014

ON BEING A WRITER ………..

  The other day my daughter and I were driving through the Karoo in South Africa.  The scenery and the clouds in the sky looked amazing.  So very beautiful.       I turned to my daughter and said “I … Continue reading

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A LETTER FROM GOD TO ME …………

Dear Noelene Now, this is what I am saying to you.  Don’t be afraid, because I have saved you.  I have called you by name, and you are Mine.  When you pass through the water, I will be with you. … Continue reading

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DIVORCE – A TEENAGER IN PAIN – A POEM

This poem was written more than thirty-four years ago, but the words and feelings behind them remain relevant to children whose parents are divorced and who only see their fathers on a part-time basis. I NEVER KNEW YOU Just because … Continue reading

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(SIGH!) SO TRUE ………..

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TALKING ABOUT MOTHERHOOD……………..

Seeing as this is a site about ‘growing into motherhood’ I could not resist posting pictures of one very proud mother (and father)! Their babies are 17 days old today. Two look like their mom, Snowy, and the other three … Continue reading

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A PRAYING GRANDMOTHER IS A WONDERFUL THING TO HAVE!

“One of my most influential ancestors from my mother’s side of the family was a great-grandmother who spent many hours on her knees praying for her unborn grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She liked to imagine her prayers were bricks in a … Continue reading

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MARRIAGE AND A SILVER TEA POT

Marriage is made up of many different components. I chose the word component deliberately as the dictionary states it is a ‘constituent part or aspect of something more complex” and if something is complex it is made up of various … Continue reading

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