Archive for April, 2015

On the Other Side of the Rainbow

April 25, 2015

On the Other Side of the Rainbow: Crossing bridges of understanding

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2015/03/30/a-tortured-heart/

The following are some excellent letters in my view on a recent visit to the beautiful Mother City of South Africa) from The Cape Times of Wed April 1 2015. So thought I’d share.: A debate and divergence/diversity of opinion (that a “democracy” allows)

Intolerance Reigns

CRY, cry the beloved readers,.

Were they here to witness it, Steve Biko and Nelson Mandela would be weeping bitter tears.

They stood for tolerance of all cultures, including previous opponents. Their land is awash with intolerance,

They stood for non-racism. Their own people are proving more racist than their previous oppressors,

They stood for intelligence, learning, academic endeavour and the upliftment of the African mind. The academic institutions of this land left as a legacy to all our peoples have been overrun by mobs of mindless crude barbarians bent not on upliftment but on destruction.

They stood for respect for other human…

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On the Other Side of the Rainbow

April 16, 2015

Meet South Africa: “Where anything is possible!”

April 16, 2015

Cape Town: My pictures of the beautiful "Mother City" of South Africa

South African Tourism

from http://www.sawriter.wordpress.com

also see 

“The world in one country.”

PS

My son just did that Storms River bungee jump on the magnificent Cape Garden Route, the world’s highest

see 

and 

SCARY! Has bigger ‘cojones’ than his “poep-scared” father, who’d have to change his underpants…many, many times!

For more Storms River bungee jump videos see    https://www.google.co.za/?gws_rd=ssl#tbm=vid&q=storms+river+bungee

PS

Thanks

Bok Bus

PPS

‘Semper novi quid ex Africa!:’

– Pliny

There’s always something new out of Africa!

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Thanks for the like, link, reblog, follow

April 15, 2015

“THE JOURNALIST “… REVEALING AND INTERESTING

Hi
I do really appreciate your liking, linking to and/or following this blog (and “writing in”), so “thanks for the follow, like, link, reblog and/or thanx”
CAN’T KEEP UP…BUT THANKS FOR THE “THANX”,
 as I try to keep up with hundreds of thousands of comments already on my various other blogs at https://craigsblogs.wordpress.com/2011/09/09/craigs-list-of-blogs-updated-sept-2011/
…true!) …obsessive or WHAT! *So hope it’s not slowing down your loading speed!). Am really pleased you are enjoying my writings, as the reason I write is to share.
So sorry can’t reply individually to all you good people scattered around the planet, but DO try to read as many as possible daily (and even moderate a few when I get a “mo”),
* “Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.”
~ Franz Kafka

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Small people with big ideas help change the world

April 15, 2015

“THE JOURNALIST “… REVEALING AND INTERESTING

Small people with big ideas help change the world

Click on

http://davidbiggsonline.com/?p=4567

“If you think you’re too small to make a difference, then try going to bed with a mosquito.”

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